garden salad


Definition of garden salad

: a tossed salad made with vegetables that are commonly grown in a garden (such as lettuce, tomato, and cucumber)

Examples of garden salad in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Aldi issued a recall June 25 for 12-ounce bags of Little Salad Bar garden salad that have use-by dates between May 1 and June 29. Lydia Gerike, The Indianapolis Star, "Aldi, Jewel-Osco recall salads in Indiana after Cyclospora outbreak in Midwest," 27 June 2020 The variety of cucumber recipes out there prove the veggie can be more than just a vehicle for ranch dressing (no shade) or a garden salad topping. Audrey Bruno, SELF, "33 Cucumber Recipes That Aren't All Salads," 10 July 2020 Jewel-Osco issued a recall June 20 for 12-ounce bags of Signature Farms garden salad with use-by dates between May 16 and July 4. Lydia Gerike, The Indianapolis Star, "Aldi, Jewel-Osco recall salads in Indiana after Cyclospora outbreak in Midwest," 27 June 2020 The US Food and Drug Administration had been warning customers not to eat certain store brand garden salad mixes sold by ALDI, HY-Vee, and Jewel-Osco. Madeline Holcombe, CNN, "More than 200 people get infections linked to bagged salad sold in eight states," 27 June 2020 Also Heat & Serve Father’s Day Meals (feeds four) includes a garden salad and fresh-baked chocolate chip cookies that can be pre-ordered through Friday, June 19 at 5 p.m. Gege Reed, The Courier-Journal, "Father's Day is different this year. Here are 15+ restaurants offering specials for dad," 15 June 2020 The meal includes prime rib with au jus and horseradish cream, jumbo lump crab cakes with Cajun lobster sauce, signature sous vide bacon, Caesar and garden salads, chateau potatoes, roasted broccoli with garlic butter and strawberry cheesecake. Audrey Eads, Dallas News, "D-FW restaurants offering takeout and delivery for Easter and Passover," 31 Mar. 2020 Meals include potatoes au gratin, asparagus, garden salad with sorghum vinaigrette and peach cobbler. Audrey Eads, Dallas News, "D-FW restaurants offering takeout, dine-in meals for Mother’s Day," 4 May 2020 Slice one or two peaches to add to a fruit salad or garden salad, or cube the slices and top off a bowl of yogurt or ice cream. Patricia S York, Southern Living, "The Right Way to Cut a Peach," 29 Apr. 2020

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First Known Use of garden salad

1831, in the meaning defined above

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30 Jul 2020

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“Garden salad.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 19 Sep. 2020.

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