8 Easy Cold Dinner Ideas For Hot Summer Days

This 15-minute twist on the classic Caesar salad can be made into a perfect weeknight supper by adding grilled steak, chicken, or salmon.

Chopped Kale Salad With Toasted Breadcrumbs

Lemony and vibrant, this pasta salad is packed with fresh flavors and can be enjoyed with or without shrimp, serving as a great side for grilled meat or fish.

Southern Shrimp Pasta Salad

This fun spin on taco night features grilled steak, corn, avocado, pickled onion, and shredded cheese, making it your new favorite taco salad.

Steak Taco Salad

Perfect for hot days, this slow-cooker chicken requires no oven or grill and can be used in tacos, wraps, salads, sandwiches, or served over rice.

Slow-Cooker Salsa Chicken

This entree salad uses microwaveable rice and rotisserie chicken, filled with fresh vegetables and herbs, making it a hearty and satisfying meal for hot summer nights.

Herbed Chicken-And-Rice Salad

Combine your choice of pasta with a honey-lemon vinaigrette and fresh veggies for a versatile side dish, with minimal cooking involved.

Lemon Vinaigrette Pasta Salad With Field Peas

Perfect for lunch or dinner, these sandwiches use rotisserie chicken and can be prepared a day ahead; make extra Caesar dressing for a side salad.

Chicken Caesar Salad Sandwiches

A light, spicy, sweet chicken salad is ready in 15 minutes in butter lettuce leaves, wheat wraps, or over greens in these no-cook, nutritious lettuce wraps.

Tropical Chicken Lettuce Wraps

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