Healthy Spinach Salad Recipes You'll Want to Make On Repeat

15 Spinach Salad Recipes You'll Actually Want to Make

If you groan at the thought of packing salads for lunch it's time to rethink your mix. These healthy spinach salad recipes prove that green salads need not be bland. (Need more convincing? Spinach offers a major workout performance boost, too!)

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Strawberry with Candied Pecans

Spinach Salad: Strawberry with Candied Pecans

Make this crunchy, healthy spinach salad your go-to when you need a cure for a sugar craving. We recommend making extra pecans now so you can snack on 'em later.

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Summer Berry

Spinach Salad: Summer Berry

Berry lovers, rejoice! This healthy spinach salad features strawberries and blueberries, plus tuna for a solid dose of protein. Best of both worlds, yes?

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Healthy Spinach Salad with Chicken, Avocado, and Goat Cheese

Spinach Salad: Chicken, Avocado, and Goat Cheese

Sure, avocados taste great with just about anything, but mix them with chicken, corn, and pine nuts for the ultimate healthful midday meal.

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Simply Seasoned Korean Spinach Salad

Spinach Salad: Korean Salad

Simple? Yes. Boring? Anything but. Showcasing sesame seeds and sesame oil, you won't believe how good this Korean twist on a healthy spinach salad tastes after a hectic morning.

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Pineapple Spinach Salad

Spinach Salad: Pineapple Salad

This healthy spinach salad is a perfect tropical mix for summer, but we'll be making it year-round (or as long as we can get our hands on fresh pineapple).

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Superfood Salad

Spinach Salad: Superfoods

This healthy spinach salad is as delicious as it is colorful, and you only need five ingredients (including sweet-tart pomegranate seed "croutons"). Yes, superfoods can be simple!

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Healthy Spinach Salad with Beets, Bacon, Walnuts, and Goat Cheese

Spinach Salad: Beets, Bacon, Walnuts and Goat Cheese

High in fiber, vitamins and minerals, beets taste great mixed into any greens, but we're going crazy over this bacon-and-walnut combo.

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Carver's Salad with Honey Cider Dressing

Spinach Salad: Carver's Salad

Ever feel like you picked a dressing that just didn't go well with your veggie blend? Not this time. And because it's homemade (just like these tasty 3-ingredient DIY dressings), you know exactly what's in it.

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Pear, Pomegranate, and Spinach Salad

Spinach Salad: Pear and Pomegranate

Pears are high in antioxidants, fiber, and potassium, and they pair (pun intended) perfectly with the rest of the healthy spinach ingredients. This is the perfect leafy green dish for fall when all of the produce is in season.

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Mediterranean Baby Spinach Salad

Spinach Salad: Mediterranean

A huge staple in the Mediterranean diet, olives help to lower bad cholesterol (not to mention the lovely salty kick they add to the flavor), which is why we'll be tossing in an extra scoop of them before bagging this healthy spinach salad.

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Quinoa, Shrimp, Mango, and Pomegranate Spinach Salad

Spinach Salad: Quinoa, Shrimp, Mango, and Pomegranate

Shrimp, mangoes and quinoa—need we say more? This hearty yet healthy spinach salad will keep you energized enough to power through your 3 p.m. slump.

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Lemon Citrus Spinach Salad

Spinach Salad: Lemon Citrus

Not a fan of zesty flavors? This citrus salad might just convert you. The cook behind this healthy spinach salad recommends making it the night before so the lemon has more time to zap the bitterness of the spinach.

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Red Quinoa with Spaghetti Squash, Spinach, Fresh Herbs, and Toasted Pumpkin Seeds

Spinach Salad: Red Quinoa and Spaghetti Squash

We don't just love spaghetti squash for its insane vitamin count—it's so filling and tasty you'll almost feel like you're eating a pasta salad rather than a healthy spinach salad.

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Spinach, Orange and Red Cabbage Salad

Spinach Salad: Orange and Red Cabbage

Loaded with disease-fighting polyphenols, red cabbage tastes surprisingly delicious with oranges—and definitely needs to make it into your crisper rotation if it hasn't yet.

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Spinach and Butternut Squash Salad with Gorgonzola

Spinach Salad: Honey-Roasted Butternut Squash

Sweet and savory, this colorful and healthy spinach salad is loaded with cherries, pumpkin seeds, and butternut squash for a super-satisfying midday meal.

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