Healthy Salad with Salmon

Healthy Salad for Carnivores

Healthy Salad for Carnivores – Salads aren’t always known for being the most filling meal. However, this salad will help change that stereotype. For healthy eaters, it will make its way into your weekly rotation. Thanks to hearty proteins and adding your favorite accompaniments.

Healthy Salad and Protein

Salads are a great way to eat more veggies, but greens alone do not make a satisfying meal. They’ll just leave you feeling hungry. Say goodbye to wimpy greens and “hello” to healthy proteins to power up your healthy salad. Protein-rich foods like chicken, salmon, and steak can beef up even the simplest base of leafy greens. Protein helps to build muscles and sticks around long after you’ve eaten to help you feel full and energized.

Proteins for Healthy Salad
Proteins for Healthy Salads

Quality meets convenience in this easy main dish. This healthy salad fits right into your weekday lineup with minimal effort and maximum flavor. Prewashed greens let you grab a handful and go. Rotisserie chicken is one of your best supermarket allies for fast and fresh weeknight meals.

Avocado ready for Healthy Salad
Avocado Ready for Healthy Salad

Steak Salad

Healthy Salad for Carnivores

Healthy Salad for Carnivores. Here are a couple of interesting salad ideas for meals that are presentation worthy. Grilled a protein (steak, chicken, salmon, etc), fill a plate with lettuce and add your favorite salad additions.
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 15 minutes
Total Time: 30 minutes
Course: Main Course, Salad
Cuisine: American
Keyword: BBQ Chicken, Salad, Salmon, Steak
Servings: 4 people
Calories: 131kcal


  • No special equipment needed


  • 1 bag lettuce any type
  • 1 6oz Salmon or Chicken or Steak
  • 4 oz Green Beans steamed, then served at room temperature
  • 1/2 pint cherry tomatoes served whole or cut in half
  • 1/2 avocado pit removed, sliced uniformly
  • matchstick carrots
  • Chopped red onion
  • chopped bell peppers
  • pickled beets
  • any other salad accompaniment you desire

Salad Dressing

  • 3 tbsp olive oil
  • 1 tbsp vinegar any type
  • Salt & Pepper to taste
  • Optional – 1 tsp Dijon mustard or mined garlic


  • Cook the protein (Steak, chicken or salmon)
    Proteins for Healthy Salad
  • Let protein rest while salad is prepared
  • Place greens on a platter
    Healthy Salad Ingredients
  • Arrange veggies on edge of platter
    Healthy Salad Greens
  • Slice avocado in half and remove pit
    How to remove Avocado Pit
  • Slice avocado and add to veggies on platter
  • Slice steak or chicken and place in center of platter
    Steak Salad
  • If serving grilled salmon, place whole in the center of the platter, with the veggies surrounding it.
    Healthy Salad with Salmon
  • Make the dressing, 3-1 oil to vinegar mixture
  • To the dressing, add salt & pepper to taste. If using add Dijon mustard or minced garlic to dressing
  • Place platter on table and serve with dressing on the side
    Homemade Salad Dressing



Protein should be served slightly warm or at room temperature


Serving: 1g | Calories: 131kcal | Carbohydrates: 3.3g | Protein: 13g | Fat: 7.3g | Saturated Fat: 1.4g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 2g | Cholesterol: 49mg | Sodium: 224mg | Potassium: 305mg | Fiber: 0.9g | Sugar: 1.8g | Vitamin A: 1323IU | Vitamin C: 105.3mg | Calcium: 90mg | Iron: 2.2mg
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Salmon Salad
Salmon Salad

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