20 Easy Christmas Salad Recipes

When it comes to Christmas food, most people think of ham, turkey, roast beef, and all kinds of wonderful desserts. But don’t forget about the salads. The right salads can complement and add variety and color to your Christmas feast. I have gathered a list of some of the best salad recipes for you to try. Let’s get started going through the list of recipes.

Easy Christmas Salad Recipes

Green salad with pistachios, pomegranate, oranges, and a champagne vinaigrette

1. Christmas Salad With Vinaigrette

This Christmas Salad recipe features mixed greens, pistachios, pomegranate, oranges, and a champagne vinaigrette that will make this the most delicious salad of the season. Get this salad to the table in 30 minutes.

Get this recipe on Two Healthy Kitchens.

2. Creamy Cranberry Salad

What’s more appetizing than a classic, creamy salad loaded up with fresh fruits, marshmallows, nuts, and other tasty ingredients? This salad recipe has it all and is combined with the best creamy dressing. Whether you’re at a holiday party or family dinner, this seasonal salad is the perfect addition to your holiday menu.

Get this recipe on Dinner At The Zoo.

3. Butternut Squash Salad

I love this time of year.  It’s that time of year where we start to see Christmas trees, gingerbread houses, and of course yummy Christmas recipes.

This salad is so tasty and honestly tastes like pie.  The roasted squash and pomegranate seeds really give it that sweet and tart taste and the goat cheese and cumin dressing makes this salad completely delicious.

Get this recipe on Love and Lemons.

4. Orange Pomegeanate Salad

Does your holiday table need a dash of color? This colorful salad recipe is guaranteed to get everyone’s attention. Not only is it beautiful, but also tastes delicious too.

Oranges combined with pomegranate and the best honey-lime dressing.

Get this recipe on The Mediterranean Dish.

5. Apple Spinach Salad

Where do I even begin with this recipe? Everyone in my family absolutely loves it. The colorful mix of fresh spinach, apples, cranberries, and cheese makes for one delicious Christmas salad recipe. Best of all the entire dish comes together in less than 30 minutes.

Get this recipe on Gimme Some Oven.

apple spinach salad

6. Christmas Wreath Salad

It is so much fun when you can make a salad look like something else.  In this case, the Christmas salad is made to look like a Christmas wreath. This is a salad that’s sure to bring a little fun to your holiday dinner table.

Get this recipe on Food Network.

7. Cucumber Tomato Avocado Salad

This Christmas salad recipe is a great salad for all your holiday parties. The tomatoes and cucumbers make a great combo. Topped with avocados and a lemon vinaigrette, this salad will surely impress your friends and family.

Get this recipe on Natasha’s Kitchen.

8. Broccoli Salad

If you are looking for a great salad recipe that you can make ahead of time, you definitely need to try this recipe. Fresh broccoli combined with cranberries, sunflower seeds, and bacon. Topped with the best creamy dressing.

Get this recipe on Spend With Pennies.

9. Spinach Strawberry Salad

This spinach strawberry salad is so easy to make, you will wonder why you haven’t made it before now. It’s incredibly delicious. Bright, fresh, flavorful, and beautiful colors.

Get this recipe on Well Plated.

strawberry spinach salad

10. Beet Salad

Here is another great recipe that you can make ahead of time. It stays fresh in the fridge for up to 3 days. Beets, pistachios, cilantro, and feta cheese. Topped with a delicious citrus vinaigrette.

Get this recipe on Feasting At Home.

11. Pomegranate and Pear Green Salad

Fresh pomegranate and pear green salad with ginger dressing is the perfect salad to enjoy on Christmas. This light and healthy recipe bring together heartwarming flavors such as ginger and pecan for a festive holiday meal.

Get this recipe on Cookie and Kate.

12. Waldorf Salad

If you’re looking for a cool and refreshing salad, then try out this very tasty Waldorf Salad. You’ll love the crunchy apples combined with the creamy dressing and sweet candied nuts

Get this recipe on Foodie Crush.

13. Fruit Salad

A healthy and colorful option, fruit salad will be the perfect addition to your Christmas table. it’s delicious, colorful, and easy to make.

Get this recipe on Julia’s Album.

fruit salad

14. Pumpkin Salad

If you’re looking for something special to serve up alongside your Christmas dinner this year, why not try this delicious roast pumpkin spinach salad. The salad is topped with the best honey balsamic dressing,

Get this recipe on Recipe Tin Eats.

15. Kale Salad

Kale tossed with apples, almonds, shredded carrots, and other tasty ingredients. The sweetness of the lemon dressing is perfect for this salad. This recipe is really easy to make. Serve with your favorite main dish.

Get this recipe on Cooking Classy.

16. Ambrosia Salad

When you’re craving something sweet, it’s time to make ambrosia salad. The combination of fruit and coconut mixed in with marshmallows makes it very delicious.

Get this recipe on Taste of Home.

17. Green Carrot Salad

A fresh salad mix served with carrots and cucumbers. The ingredients are topped with a refreshing balsamic vinaigrette.

Get this recipe on Martha Stewart.

18. Greek Salad

This greek salad would be perfect as a side dish for your Christmas dinner. It is easy to make and tastes amazing. The salad is topped with the best lemon vinaigrette.

Get this recipe on Damn Delicious.

Greek salad

19. Cauliflower Salad

This is a great healthy salad recipe. This salad is loaded with cauliflower, herbs, and chickpeas. All those ingredients are combined with a tasty Light lemon dressing.

Get this recipe on Inspired Taste.

20. Cranberry Jello Salad

The last recipe on the list takes you through the steps needed to make the best cranberry jello salad. Cranberries are combined with pineapples, pecans, marshmallows, other tasty ingredients, and a creamy dressing.

Get this recipe on Dinner At The Zoo.

Enjoy making these delicious salad recipes for Christmas.

20 Easy Christmas Salad Recipes

Delicious salad recipes to make for Christmas.
Prep Time10 minutes
Cook Time10 minutes
Course: Salad
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Christmas Salad Recipes, Salad recipes
Servings: 6
Calories: 250kcal


  • Strawberries
  • Feta Cheese
  • Spinach
  • Onions


  • Gather all your ingredients.
  • Pick a salad recipe to make.
  • Follow the recipe instructions.
  • Make the recipe and enjoy.


Nutrition, serving size, and cooking time may vary depending upon which recipe you choose.