With Winter comes the holidays, and with the holidays come hearty, massive meals. If you're seeking a break from the heavy chilies, smoked meats, and abundant desserts of the season, try a salad. By choosing to prepare dishes with Winter produce, you get to enjoy ingredients like kale, squash, and pomegranates at their seasonal (and nutritional) peak. This roundup of our favorite Winter salad recipes includes the freshest cold-weather fruits and vegetables available, so you won't be sacrificing flavor by choosing salad over heartier holiday meals.
Source: Nicole Perry, Cooking For Keeps, Anna Monette Roberts