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10 Recipes for Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Salads - Naturally Gluten-Free!

Seasonal fresh fruit and vegetable salads with easy gluten-free dressings

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Fresh fruit and vegetable salads with easy homemade gluten-free dressings are such an enjoyable, natural and healthy way to eat gluten-free.

1. Gluten-Free Potato Salad with Fresh Green Beans and Tarragon Dressing

2009 © Teri Lee Gruss
New potatoes, fresh green beans and crispy bacon, drenched in fast and easy homemade tarragon dressing make a delicious, out-of-the-ordinary potato salad for summer barbecues and picnics.

Recipe for Gluten-Free Potato Salad with Fresh Green Beans and Tarragon Dressing

2. Easy Tropical Thai Fruit Salad

Photo- © 2009 Darlene Schmidt
Here is a gorgeous tropical fruit salad recipe from our About.com Guide to Thai Foods. Papaya, pineapple, mango, strawberries, bananas and star fruit are tossed with a simple and delicious coconut milk and lime juice fruit salad dressing.

Recipe for Easy Tropical Thai Fruit Salad

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3. Spinach Salad with Homemade Gluten-Free French Salad Dressing

Photo- © 2009 Teri Lee Gruss
Crisp gluten-free bacon and chopped hard-boiled eggs add great flavor and texture to salads. Homemade French dressing takes about 3 minutes to whisk together and keeps in the refrigerator for several weeks. This dressing makes a good all-purpose gluten-free salad dressing. Kids love it too.

Recipe for Spinach Salad

4. Gluten-Free French Salad Dressing Recipe

2009 © Teri Lee Gruss
This fabulous gluten-free salad dressing calls for 5 everyday ingredients and the only tools you need to make it are a bowl and a whisk - super fast and super easy!

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5. Frozen Fresh Fruit Loaf

2009 © Teri Lee Gruss
A refreshing summer salad recipe full of gem-like frozen fresh fruits - a great make-ahead fruit salad for the busy days of summer.

Recipe for Frozen Fresh Fruit Loaf

6. Bahamian Black Bean and Corn Salad

2009 © Teri Lee Gruss
Black beans, black-eyed peas, and corn-simple ingredients frequently used in Bahamian cooking are mixed with a spicy vinaigrette for a refreshing and healthy summer dish, which compliments all grilled foods, from chicken to red snapper.

Recipe for Bahamian Black Bean and Corn Salad

7. Greek Salad with Mediterranean Mint Vinaigrette

Photo 2009 © Teri Lee Gruss
This healthy recipe for Greek Salad is delicious as a healthy low calorie lunch, or serve this intensely flavorful salad as a side with grilled fish or seafood. The dressing is fast and easy to make.

Recipe for Greek Salad with Mediterranean Mint Vinaigrette

8. Asparagus Potato Salad

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Dilled mayonnaise dressing, capers, hard-boiled eggs, asparagus and new potatoes are a delicious combination in this unique potato salad recipe.

Recipe for Asparagus Potato Salad

9. Wilted Spinach with Garlic

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Easy to make with just three ingredients - spinach, garlic and olive oil, this recipe is delicious with grilled fish or poultry.

Recipe for Wilted Spinach with Garlic

10. Honeyed Fruit Salad

Photo - R. Chidambaram
Simple and lovely, Honeyed Fruit Salad is a perfect picnic salad.

Recipe for Honeyed Fruit Salad
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