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20 Delicious Potluck Salad Recipes

Take one of our easy potluck salad recipes to your next gathering! Our potluck salads include potato salad recipes, pasta salad recipes and healthy potluck salad recipes.

Sicilian Potato and Green Bean Salad

Lemon-olive oil dressing balances fresh Mediterranean flavors in this potluck salad. Make it a main dish by adding one 7-ounce can tuna (drained).

Sicilian Potato and Green Bean Salad

Fresh Corn Salad

Mix sweet dressing, fresh veggies and spicy jalapeños to create a fresh-tasting potluck salad that has only 77 calories per serving.

Fresh Corn Salad

Greek Pasta Salad

Toss tomatoes, cucumber, green onions, fresh herbs and olives with cooked pasta for this Mediterranean-influenced salad. Feta cheese gives it a tangy kick.

Greek Pasta Salad

Classic Potato Salad

You can’t go wrong bringing this classic to a potluck! The creamy salad is full of hard-cooked eggs, crisp celery and sweet pickles, and it can be made up to 24 hours ahead.

Classic Potato Salad

Deviled Egg Macaroni Pasta Salad

Combine two potluck staples to create this yummy potluck salad. Expect classic deviled egg flavor with a little zing from the Dijon-style mustard and salty pickled onions.

Deviled Egg Macaroni Pasta Salad

Broccoli Grape Salad

Sweet, juicy grapes and crunchy broccoli balance savory, salty bacon. 

Broccoli Grape Salad

Southwestern Chicken and Macaroni Salad

Awaken your senses with a potluck salad full of hot poblano peppers, cool avocado, crispy chicken strips and cream cheese. 

Southwestern Chicken and Macaroni Salad

Mississippi Corn Bread Salad

Layers of corn bread, bacon and veggies ensure a flavor-packed salad that adds plenty of color to a potluck table.

Mississippi Corn Bread Salad

Potato Salad with Sausage and Grainy Mustard Dressing

Spice up potato salad by mixing in sausage and an easy vinegar-mustard dressing that’ll wow the potluck guests. Serve warm, chilled or at room temperature.

Potato Salad with Sausage and Grainy Mustard Dressing

Sweet and Tangy Four-Bean Salad

Nutrient-dense edamame is a savvy (and tasty) addition to the more typical three-bean salad. Bonus: The salad can be made up to 48 hours in advance. 

Sweet and Tangy Four-Bean Salad

Sunny Broccoli Salad

A Cleveland reader makes this salad a day ahead and refrigerates the dressing and vegetables separately. When it's time to serve it, she tosses everything together. Bacon, sunflower kernels and raisins make a crunchy and flavorful side dish.

Sunny Broccoli Salad

Layered Spinach and Pot Sticker Salad

This flavor-packed salad will steal the show at any potluck! Layer fresh spinach, crunchy spiced chips and delicious homemade strawberry vinaigrette with pot stickers (meat-filled dumplings).

Layered Spinach and Pot Sticker Salad

Strawberry Pretzel Salad

This classic potluck dessert includes a crushed pretzel crust, a layer of sweetened cream cheese, and a top layer of strawberry gelatin and strawberries. 

Strawberry Pretzel Salad

Healthy Pasta Spinach Salad

This easy potluck salad is a blend of cooked pasta, tomatoes, feta cheese, salad dressing, green onion and olives served over a bed of spinach. Simple, yet delicious.

Healthy Pasta Spinach Salad

Italian Basil, Tomato and Pasta Salad

Designed for a potluck or large family gathering, this make-ahead salad of cut green beans, tomatoes, Parmesan cheese, your choice of pasta and lots of basil gets tossed with a mustard-garlic vinaigrette!

Italian Basil, Tomato and Pasta Salad

Pizza Pizzazz Salad

Satisfy pizza cravings guilt-free! This healthy salad is filled with all of your favorite pizza toppings. 

Pizza Pizzazz Salad

24-Hour Tex-Mex Salad

Layered salads, popular in the 1970s and 1980s, are making a comeback. Assemble this easy potluck salad in either individual jars or a clear salad bowl, dressing and all, then refrigerate.

24-Hour Tex-Mex Salad

Asian-Style Chicken Salad

Curly noodles, almonds, sesame kernels and rice vinegar blend in this crunchy, tangy salad from a West Des Moines, Iowa, reader.

Asian-Style Chicken Salad

Angel Hair Pasta Salad

This make-ahead salad serves a crowd. It's chock-full of veggies, including tomato, broccoli, cauliflower, carrot, celery, sweet pepper, onion and garlic. Substitute fresh mushrooms for canned, if you like.

Angel Hair Pasta Salad

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