Browse CHOW's best holiday dishes
Persimmon Salad with Sesame Vinaigrette
An Asian dressing with sesame oil, mirin, miso, and togarashi coats fresh persimmons, tomatoes, frisée, watercress, and herbs.
Chicory and Arugula Salad with Honey Vinaigrette
A bitter-sweet salad with crunchy toasted walnuts.
Grape and Almond Mixed Greens Salad
With a sherry vinaigrette and sharp cheddar cheese.
Spiced Pecan and Apple Salad with Honey Vinaigrette
Thinly sliced apples and greens with a sweet-tangy honey-Dijon dressing.
A sweet-tart slaw with thinly sliced Belgian endive and a white wine vinaigrette.
Poached Pear and Blue Cheese Salad
Pears poached in a spiced red-wine vinaigrette lift this classic salad from standard to stellar.
French Green Bean Salad
An easy and elegant weeknight side dish of crisp green beans tossed in a Dijon mustard, caper, and parsley dressing.
Watercress Salad with Manchego, Membrillo, and Almonds
A simple salad combining the best of Spanish flavors.