Entrée Salads

Arugula and Goat Cheese Salad with California Raisin-Roasted Red Pepper Jam
Pulse roasted red peppers with California raisins and balsamic vinegar for a zesty salad topper—simple yet decadent.

Asian Chicken Salad with Raisins
The secret is the dressing .... spicy chile oil, tart vinegar and sharp onion.

Asian Turkey Salad
Less than 300 calories -- makes this salad a real winner!

Autumn Turkey Salad
From National Turkey Federation
Raisins, cranberries and almonds bring the flavors of fall to cold turkey salad.

Baked Goat Cheese and California Golden Raisin Phyllo with Mesclun Salad and Hazelnut Dressing
Roasted hazelnuts top flaky phyllo-wrapped goat cheese.

BBQ Chicken Chopped Salad
Chopped BBQ chicken, smoked bacon, tomatoes and peanuts -- What could be better!

Bean and Shrimp Salad
Beans, shrimp, parsley and California raisins combine for a terrific salad.

Bombay Salad
A mixture of coconut, almonds and chicken spooned over lettuce and melon slices.

Butternut Balsamic Duck Salad
Sweet, chewy raisins provide palate-teasing nuances to this salad.

California Fruit and Antipasto Salad
Begin with this combination of raisins, pasta, meats and vegetables to eat well.

California Raisin Chicken Salad
Just add a hot roll to make this raisin-topped vegetable salad into a whole meal.

Chilled Pork and Wild Rice Salad
Onion, rice, watercress, apricots, walnuts and vinaigrette with savory pork slices.

Chinese Chicken Salad
Asian flavors, California raisins and crunchy wonton ribbons set this chicken salad apart.

Chinese Raisin Chicken Salad
Light sesame oil vinaigrette, California raisins, chicken and bean thread in a light salad.

Coconut Shrimp Salad (Jingha Salade)
Puréed golden raisins sweeten the perfect dressing for spiced shrimp.

Crunchy Vegetable and Curried Chicken Salad
Bottled dressing and prewashed baby spinach make quick work of this raisin and chicken lunch.

Curried Chicken Salad
Natural and golden raisins add perfect balance to this spicy chicken salad for a crowd.

Curried Shrimp Salad with Raisins
Sour cream and curry combine with golden rasisns, shrimp and fruits for a satisfying summer salad.

Curried Tuna and California Raisin Salad
Poached tuna, cauliflower and broccoli make a hearty, healthy salad with California raisins

Fresh Crab Salad with Golden Raisins
A mouthwatering entrée salad with crab and California raisins.

Golden Raisin Salad with Herb Crusted Chicken Breast
Nothing like pomegranates to bring out the flavor in this salad and the chicken is so delicious.

Golden Raisin, Fennel and Red Onion Salad with Steamed Salmon
Flavors of Asia present salmon fillets with Eastern elegance.

Greek Orzo Salad with Lamb Sausage
Juicy hot sausage slices, spinach leaves, orzo pasta and sweet chewy California raisins make an extraordinary one-plate meal.

Grilled Pizza Salad with Tossed Greens and Golden Raisin-Peach Vinaigrette
Fresh fruit, California raisins and goat cheese top grilled pizza for a casual feast.

Ham and Celery Salad with Walnuts and Raisins
Oa - la - la! Quick! Easy! Filling! Raisins, nuts and ham! So good!

Hearts of Kentucky Lettuce, Gorgonzola and Golden Raisins with White Balsamic Vinaigrette
Simple balsamic vinaigrette emphasizes the goodness of fresh ingredients topped with walnuts and golden raisins.

Imperial Pork Salad
California raisins and fresh plums with ginger, soy and green onion make this royal salad.

Italian Chopped Salad
For a hearty meal with flavor to spare, here is an easy-to-prepare main course salad.

Maple-Pesto Salmon Salad with California Golden Raisins and Toasted Pine Nuts (Pignoli)
By Shannon Kohn, Honorable Mention - Soups/Salads/Side Category, Coast-to-Coast Recipe Contest
Pile asparagus spears, hearts of palm and California raisins to towering heights and top with grilled salmon.

Neptune’s Raisin Salad
A quick put-together of canned tuna, iceberg lettuce and California raisins.

Pasta and Seafood Salad
Prepared salad mix, pasta, salmon and chickpeas garnished with California raisins for a hearty repast.

Peach-Berry Salad
Puréed berries garnish this cottage cheese and fruit salad.

Poached Chicken and Carrot Salad with California Raisin Vinaigrette
Gently flavor chicken with star anise; then combine with grated carrots, pine nuts and raisins.

Pork Tenderloin Salad with California Raisin Relish
Peppery raisin and apple relish with prosciutto wrapped pork tenderloin on a bed of arugula.

Power Lunch Pasta
An easy, tasty salad for lunch today.

Raisin Salad with Lemon Chicken
From Culinary Institute of America at Greystone
Festive luncheon with citrus chicken and Italian bread salad for a crowd.

Raisin Salad with Warm Goat Cheese
From Culinary Institute of America at Greystone
Select a tangy goat cheese to start any meal with flavor.

Salad of Beets, Belgian Endive, Goat Cheese, Golden Raisins and Asian Pear
Simple to make with complex flavors and textures.

Salad of Tofu, Celery, Granny Smith Apples and Golden Raisins
East meets West in this vegetarian salad.

Seaside Prawn and Summer Fruit Salad
Down by the sea, the beautiful sea, there's a perfect place for this fruit and seafood salad.

Smoked Chicken Salad with Raisins
Pick up a rotisserie chicken and a prepared salad mix for this quick supper treat.

Smokey Chicken & Crunchy Fennel Salad with Raisin Vinaigrette
A new take on chicken salad - modern flavors and something to crunch besides celery!

South of the Border Bowl
Hearty meal of seasoned ground beef and bean salad layered in a bowl.

Steak and Blue Cheese Salad
Enjoy our Raisin Growers' salad with warm, crusty bread and California wine for a perfect light meal.

Surfer’s Salad
Creamy crab and avocado tossed with raisins and iceberg lettuce in a sharp horseradish dressing.

Sweet Raisin Chicken Salad
Fruit preserves, Dijon mustard and California raisins top this chicken salad.

Thai Chicken Raisin Salad with Sweet Chili Vinaigrette
This is a true feast for the tastebuds as well as for the eyes!

Thai Glass Noodle Salad
This salad has it all. Silky transparent noodles and chewy raisins, just to titilate the senses.

Tortellini Peach Salad
This is a wonderful lunch or picnic salad.

Turkey and Spinach Salad with Raisins
Simple salad -- simply delicious.

Tuscan-style White Bean, Tuna and Currant Salad
Creamy textured beans to contrast with sweet California Zante currants.

Uptown Chicken Salad
Excellent as a sandwich filling or make-ahead topping for canapes, too.

Vietnamese Beef Salad with Raisin Relish
Golden raisins, peanuts, sesame and cilantro for an unforgettable relish to serve with grilled beef and rice noodles.

Warm Piquillo Peppers with Goat Cheese, California Raisins and Moscatel Vinaigrette
A warm salad or first course with California Raisins and goat cheese.

Warm Salmon Soba Salad with Currant Dressing
Bursting with color, texture and opposing elements, great salad bejeweled with tiny Zante currants.