MyPlate-Inspired Salads

Enjoy our favorite MyPlate-inspired salad recipes, which incorporate a variety of protein, vegetables, and fruits for well-rounded meal and side-dish options.

Spinach and Pear Salad
Photo: Lee Harrelson

Spinach and Pear Salad

Perfect for a side dish to serve to company or on special family occasions, this fresh spinach salad features pears and a red-wine vinegar based dressing for an unbeatable combination.

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