Side Salads

Antipasto Salad with California Raisins
A flavor-packed salad, side dish or light, healthy first course for an Italian-style buffet.

Apple, Roquefort and Red Leaf Lettuce with Pumpernickel Croutons
Dress up a bag of red and green lettuce with this combination.

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.

Autumn Salad
The perfect combination of late summer salad ingredients for a breezy day.

Autumn Vegetable Salad
All the fresh vegetables of the season with a creamy yogurt dressing.

Baby Spinach, Arugula and Toasted Walnut Salad with Golden Balsamic Vinaigrette
By Chef Andrew Hillman, Institute of Technology Roseville Culinary Arts Campus
Assorted greens sprinkled with walnuts and golden raisins, served with balsamic vinaigrette.

Bean Salad with Artichokes
Healthy, hearty vegetarian side dish or salad bursting with color.

Cabbage Salad with California Raisins
A creamy coleslaw with apples and raisins.

California Bulgur Salad
Fresh plums, golden raisins and sliced almonds add texture and flavor to a whole grain salad.

California Celebration Slaw
A burst of color and flavors in a spicy cream dressing.

California Golden Raisin Waldorf Salad
Special dressing for a traditional salad.

California Golden Raisin, Quinoa and Melon Salad
Luscious golden raisins blend with an ancient grain and melons for a surprising tasty salad.

California Marinated Salad
Combine these flavors of California early to meld flavors thoroughly.

California Raisin and Orange Salad
Crunchy romaine and fennel contrast orange and raisins in a citrus dressing.

California Raisin and Orange Salad Platter (Ensalada de Naranja Pasa)
By Chef Pilar Sanchez
Here's a platter full of good eating and healthy nutrition for the whole family.

California Raisin Raita
Indian inspired yogurt salad with California Raisins and Feta cheese.

California Raisin Rice ‘n Broccoli Salad
For a whole meal, add 1 1/2 pounds diced, cooked chicken and serve with hot rolls.

California Raisin, Rice and Carrot Salad
A refreshing salad to serve with almost any meal.

California Raisin-Apple Salad
Apples, marshmallows and raisins --- what a delicious combination!

California Romaine and Raisin Salad
Raisins and pears sprinkled with blue cheese and pecans are tossed with a hot spicy citrus dressing.

California Salad with Creamy Lemon Vinaigrette
Frozen lemon juice concentrate and ready-to-use salad greens make it a snap!

California Waldorf Salad
Created by Oscar Tschirky for the Waldorf Hotel, California raisins and fresh herbs give this salad a modern twist.

Cauliflower-Raisin Salad
Cauliflower and California raisins create an interplay of flavors and textures.

Coleslaw with Raisins and Peanuts
Raisins, horseradish and peanuts add pizzazz to picnics, barbecues or fish fries.

Couscous Salad
Easy to prepare and serve often. Great with lamb.

Couscous Salad with California Raisins
Make a big batch for buffets or festive meals of all kinds or serve often at home.

Creamy Cabbage Slaw
Golden or natural raisins, pineapple and shredded cabbage in a sweet tangy dressing.

Cuban Bread Salad
Skillet-toasted bread topped with herbed greens and raisins.

Curried California Raisin and Carrot Salad
By Chef Danielle Luzzatti
Ginger and curry spice up an old favorite.

Ensalada de Noche Buena
Traditionally served on Christmas Eve, this Mexican treat provides healthy eating throughout the holidays.

Escarole and California Raisin Salad with Golden Balsamic Vinaigrette and Candied Pecans
A green salad of endive, celery root and avocado is even better with golden vinaigrette, candied pecans and California raisins.

Fall Greens and Winter Fruits with Golden Raisins
Tangerine dressing, persimmons, golden raisins, nuts and baby greens - lots of color!

Favorite Carrot Salad
Just toss carrots, raisins, celery and nuts with dressing for a quick supper salad.

Freckled Salad
California raisins and pineapple in a quick-set lemon gelatin. Kids love it!

Fruit and Rice Salad
California golden raisins, dried apricots and pecans! So quick and easy to make with ingredients in the pantry.

Fruit Salsa Salad
Simple fruit salsa. Serve it as is or spoon onto lettuce leaves.

Gado Gado with Raisins
Lightly cooked vegetables, tofu and raisins covered with a spicy Indonesian peanut sauce.

Golden Garden Rice Salad
Hearty raisin-rice salad with broccoli and mushrooms.

Golden Raisin and Lentil Salad
Here's a hearty and tasty salad. Whip it up in a hurry. Eat at leisure.

Golden Raisin Asparagus Salad
Light and fresh --- a perfect summer salad!

Grapefruit and Raisin Salad with Leaf Lettuce
Red and green leaf lettuce with grapefruit segments and ripe olives tossed with mustard vinaigrette.

Green Salad with Raisins
Aromatic fennel fronds and celery root add crunch to a raisin salad.

Haricots Verts, Beet and Raisin Salad
Tiny beans and beets to serve as a first course or a colorful and healthy lunch entrée with grilled chicken or fish.

Healthy Carrot and California Raisin Salad
Better than Chick-Fil-A Carrot Raisin Salad.

Heirloom Pear and Arugula Salad with California Golden Raisin Vinaigrette
Warm pears and arugula topped with Bleu cheese and a zesty vinaigrette. Too good to be true.

Hot German Rice Salad
Hot and hearty fried rice and raisins make a warm salad or side dish.

Imperial Waldorf Salad
Add avocado to a Waldorf salad and yogurt to the dressing and it's fit for a king.

Indian Slaw
By Chef Andrew Hillman
Golden raisins, carrots, green onions, cabbage, cashews and grapes seasoned with yogurt and mint.

Italian Potato Salad
Raisins and Provolone cheese make this creamy potato salad Italian!

Jane’s Favorite Tri-colored Salad
By Jane Moughon, Honorable Mention - Soups/Salads/Sides, Wise Choices Recipe Contest
An eye-catching salad to make your mouth smile.

Jícama, Avocado and Orange Salad
A festive salad of jícama, sweet orange, creamy avocado and chewy California raisins.

Light ‘n Tangy Waldorf Salad
Tasty cheese crumbles make this apple-celery-raisin salad even harder to resist.

Marinated Lentil Salad
A melange of vegetables, lentils and raisins with vinaigrette dressing.

Mediterranean Quinoa Salad
Savor the flavors of the Mediterranean with this whole grain salad.

Million Dollar Salad
Marshmallows, coconut, oranges, pineapple and raisins marinated in sour cream and yogurt for salad or dessert.

Orange and Fennel Autumn Salad
A creamy orange dressing emphasizes the flavors in this salad.

Orange and Lemon Salad
Tart blood oranges and raisins, spinach leaves and red onion drizzled with olive oil.

Oriental Salad Bowl
Flavors of the Orient adapted for California raisins, fresh fruits and nuts.

Panzanella
Italian vegetable salad with raisins and croutons.

Pear Waldorf Salad
California raisins and fresh pears make a low calorie Waldorf with yogurt dressing.

Pear Watercress Bowl
Spike a package of baby field greens with peppery watercress to pep up raisins and pears.

Pear, Raisin and Gorgonzola Salad
The perfect salad for fall and winter.

Picnic Rice Salad
An easy salad to make ahead -- the flavor improves with time.

Raisin and Tortellini Salad
Basil, thyme and parsley flavor summer fruit, raisins and pasta in this salad.

Raisin Broccoli Salad
The most memorable broccoli salad with raisins, sunflower seeds and bacon crumbles.

Raisin Citrus Cucumbers
Colorful salad mix, cucumbers, tomatoes and raisins sprinkled with red pepper flakes and citrus dressing.

Raisin Salad with Nut Dressing
Chopped and toasted nuts add crunch to this raisin salad.

Raisin-Orange Salad with Spring Greens
The last of the winter oranges join the spring greens and raisins with a touch of curry.

Raita Salad of Yogurt and Mint with Raisins
Tangy cumin seeds accent the Mediterranean flavors.

Red and Green Salad
Plain and simple -- a carrot and red cabbage salad mix with raisins and cheese.

Spicy Raisin Relish Salad
Raisins, celery and apples in a spiced cider gel.

Spinach Salad with Pears and Raisins
Open a bag of prewashed spinach leaves; add raisins, pears and onions for a very quick salad fix.

Sultan’s Salad
Golden raisins and carrots make a royal combination.

Summer Fruit Bowl
Mellow melon, tangy raisins and sweet nectarines to refresh a hot summer day.

Summer Salad of Quinoa and California Raisin-stuffed Tomatoes
Whole grain quinoa and raisins get together to fill red, red tomatoes.

Sweet and Sour Coleslaw
Elegant version of every day goodness.

Tangy Sweet Potato and California Raisin Salad
Can't resist those bright orange sweet potatoes, sometimes called yams, topped with tangy golden raisins.

Thai-style Mango Salad
This sweet, sour and nutty salad pairs beautifully with grilled chicken, shrimp or pork.

The Best Carrot Raisin Salad

Tossed Green Salad with Spiced Pecans and Raisin Vinaigrette
Spice the pecans; sweeten the dressing with California raisins; and toss it all together.

Updated Iceberg Salad
The crunch of iceberg lettuce in a bold flavor combination.

Very Warm Salad
Pepper hot and hot off the stove for a wilted greens and goat cheese salad.

Waldorf Salad
The really, truly traditional salad served at the Waldorf Hotel.

Waldorf Salad with California Raisins Version 2.0
The one thousand and first variation of the popular apple salad — they get better every time.

Warm German Potato Salad
Potato salad is even better with California raisins.

Whole Grain Garden Bowl with California Raisins
Make ahead or last minute for a filling and nutritious vegetable, grain and raisin side dish.