Top 10 most delicious salads

Salads are one of the most popular types of food. Not a single holiday is complete without some original handmade salad. There are a lot of recipes on the Internet that can not only be tasty and healthy for family and guests, but also decorate the table. Let’s note the top 10 most delicious salads that any housewife can make.

  1.  Cap of Monomakh

Salad «Cap Of Monomakh». | Идеи для блюд, Салаты, Рецепты

A real decoration for any table. An unusual salad, it has an attractive shape and, most importantly, is very tasty.

What do you need?

  • chicken (smoked / boiled) – 0.5 kg;
  • potatoes46 pieces;
  • beets1;
  • eggs35;
  • nuts (walnuts) – 100200 g;
  • cheese (hard) – 100200 g;
  • mayonnaise200 g;
  • guarantor + carrots (1 each).

Preparation

Initially, all vegetables (boil) and eggs should be cooked. Cut the chicken into small pieces, rub the cheese. Lay out the salad in layers. It turns out as follows: potatoes, chicken, cheese, eggs, beets. The last step is to add a little mayonnaise and carefully create the shape of a small cap.

 

  1.  Capercaillie nest

Салат гнездо глухаря картошкой фри. Салат «Гнездо глухаря», пошаговый рецепт с фото

One of the most spectacular dishes of modern Russian cuisine (looks like a nest).

What do you need?

  • fillet (boiled) – 300400 g;
  • potatoes35;
  • cucumbers (canned) – 100200 g;
  • onion1;
  • eggs (boiled) – 35;
  • greens;
  • mayonnaise and salt (to taste).

The meat should be boiled and chopped finely. Then we mix it with cucumbers. Add chopped boiled eggs. The dish requires frying potatoes in a deep fat fryer, but a frying pan is sufficient. Add some mayonnaise and salt, sprinkle with potatoes, gently shape the nest.

  1.  Ladies’ salad

The Dinner Ladies Vietnamese chicken salad - 9Kitchen

Salad is often used as an appetizer, but it can also be used on a beautiful New Year’s table.

What do you need?

  • chicken fillet300400 g;
  • pineapples (in any form) – 200250 g;
  • cheese (hard) – 5070 g;
  • garlic2 heads;
  • salt and mayonnaise (to taste).

Boil the fillets and cut into small pieces. Add pineapple slices and three cheese with garlic. The last point is adding mayonnaise.

  1.  Mimosa

Mimosa Salad (Mimoza Salata) - Peter's Food Adventures

Consider the classic version of mimosa. There are many ways to make a salad.

What do you need?

  • canned food1 can;
  • potatoes34;
  • eggs35;
  • carrots12;
  • onion1;
  • mayonnaise.

All vegetables should be boiled and cut into small pieces. Then we lay out the salad in layers: potatoes come first, followed by fish, eggs, onions, carrots. Mayonnaise is used between the layers (at the very top, too, but you can sprinkle it with yolks).

  1.  Vinaigrette

Vinaigrette Beet Potato Salad (video) - Tatyanas Everyday Food

Probably not a single festive table can fail to include vinaigrette. A very simple, tasty and most importantly healthy salad.

What do you need?

  • beets12;
  • potatoes34;
  • carrots1.52;
  • jar of peas;
  • cucumber (canned) – 12;
  • 51 onion;
  • sunflower oil and salt.
  1.  Cole Slow

Coleslaw Recipe {Only 4 Ingredients!} - Cooking Classy
The
salad belongs to American cuisine. The main ingredient is cabbage. The unusual dressing tastes creamy. For the CIS countries, the recipe is original and is not found on every table.

What do you need?

  • cabbage (one head of cabbage is enough);
  • onion1;
  • apple1;
  • carrots12;
  • lemon juice (to taste);
  • mayonnaise, pepper, salt (to taste).

Cut the cabbage and carrots into small slices (cut the onion in half rings). Peel the apples, remove the seeds, cut into strips. All this should be combined with each other and stirred, adding mayonnaise, salt and pepper.

  1.  Greek

Best Greek Salad {with Avocado!} - Cooking Classy

A very popular salad in Russia. On holidays, he can often be met with guests. The dish is not special, so it can become everyday. The taste of Greek salad is original and makes you come back to it again and again.

What do you need?

  • cucumber12;
  • tomatoes34;
  • pepper (sweet) – 12;
  • onion (red) – 1;
  • cheese (soft) – 100200 g;
  • half a lemon;
  • olivesup to 100 g.

We wash and clean vegetables. You can cut cucumbers, tomatoes and peppers in any format (whichever is more beautiful and convenient). The main thing is cheese (we make small cubes). Olives go into salad in any form. In restaurants, as part of economy, olives are cut into small pieces in circles, but it will be tastier just to divide them in half. Mix all this and prepare the sauce (main flavoring element). For this we need oregano, oil and lemon.

  1.  Herring under a fur coat

Shuba Salad: An idiosyncratic Soviet delicacy with its very own fur coat

You cannot refuse this salad for the New Year holidays in Russia! Original and delicious2 main adjectives to apply to it.

What do you need?

  • herring12;
  • potatoes34;
  • carrots23;
  • egg35;
  • beets12;
  • onions0.51;
  • mayonnaise and salt.

The main thing in the recipe is to prepare the herring with high quality. All entrails, bones should be removed (leave one fillet). It is important to boil eggs and vegetables in advance (you can do it the day before bedtime before preparing the salad) The herring under a fur coat is laid out in layers (you can see different options on the Internet), but the main condition: after each mayonnaise should be applied.

  1.  Olivier

Olivier Salad - Russian Salad Recipe

Can you imagine modern Russia without Olivier? Hardly. A simple cooking recipe allows even schoolgirls to quickly make a salad, and the taste is only delightful.

What do you need?

  • sausage (boiled);
  • potatoes45;
  • cucumbers (fresh or cannedto taste);
  • carrots1.52;
  • egg46;
  • jar of peas;
  • green onions and dill;
  • mayonnaise, pepper, salt (all to taste).

All vegetables should be boiled and finely chopped (the same with sausage). Mix the above ingredients and add mayonnaise to taste.

  1. Caesar

Caesar Salad with Homemade Caesar Dressing Recipe | SimplyRecipes.com

Who would refuse a Caesar salad? The famous Italian Caesar Cardini managed to create an excellent dish that everyone serves today as a festive salad.

What do you need?

  • fillet (chicken) – 200300 g;
  • cheese (hard) – 150 g;
  • cabbage (Peking) – 1215 leaves;
  • tomatoes (fresh);
  • bread / loaf (35 pieces);
  • olive oil;
  • mayonnaise, pepper, salt.

You need to cut the bread (dry a little) and fillet, frying it. Mayonnaise, basil, lemon juice and peppersalad dressing. All this is mixed in a blender, lettuce and tomato are added.

We have noted the top 10 most delicious salads that you can prepare for the holidays and even just use at home. The recipes are simple and do not require any specific knowledge.