20 Fresh, Beautiful Citrus Salad Recipes

Historically, January is a time where we collectively atone for our holiday indulgences. But instead of committing yourself to a month of salt-free rice cakes and carrot sticks, why not dig into some fresh, healthy winter citrus? Just in time to combat the cold weather blues, a host of orange and other citrus varieties are at their peak right now. Hit your grocery and pick up tried-and-true navel oranges, or go for something a little different like pretty pink Cara Cara oranges or over-the-top fragrant Satsumas. Next, add your citrus to a fresh winter salad and indulge in something that will make you feel great!

Head below for 20 fresh and creative citrus salad recipes!

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    Dig into winter's bounty with one of these fresh and healthy citrus salad recipes!

  • Barbecue Tempeh and Citrus Salad 2 of 21
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    Take your tempeh to the next level with this barbecue-inspired recipe! Sweet and savory tempeh sits atop a great salad featuring greens, red onions, and satsuma oranges.
    Babble Food has the recipe
    Image: Kathy Patalsky 

  • Orange Cube Tofu Salad 3 of 21
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    Citrus is everywhere in this hearty, yet light, tofu salad. With orange segments, an orange marinade, and a citrus-y vegan ranch dressing, you'll love this cheery winter salad.
    Babble Food has the recipe
    Image: Kathy Patalsky 

  • Sumac Citrus Salad with Tomato and Avocado 4 of 21
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    Sumac and citrus give this laid back salad a distinctive edge, while avocados and tomatoes add hints of creaminess and acidity.
    Babble Food has the recipe
    Image: Kathy Patalsky 

  • Jeweled Spinach Couscous Salad 5 of 21
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    This eye-catching salad is studded with crunchy vegetables and smothered in an irresistible tahini dressing.
    Babble Food has the recipe
    Image: Kathy Patalsky 

  • Kale Cranberry Salad with Meyer Lemon Vinaigrette 6 of 21
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    This effortless kale salad is the perfect brown bag lunch! Forget soggy leftovers, this crunchy, sweet salad will breathe new life into the office lunch.
    Babble Food has the recipe
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  • Beet and Orange Salad with Dill and Chevre 7 of 21
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    Winter salads are anything but dull with this bright and healthy, absolutely vivid beet and orange salad.
    Babble Food has the recipe
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  • Lime Agave Salad Dressing 8 of 21
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    Whisk up a fresh and healthy lime agave salad dressing for your next Mexican-inspired salad. This sweet, savory vinaigrette will have you craving salad day after day!
    Babble Food has the recipe
    Image: Kathy Patalsky 

  • Citrus Rock Shrimp and Avocado Ceviche 9 of 21
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    This light, avocado-studded ceviche is the perfect light meal for a chilly winter evening.
    Babble Food has the recipe
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  • Modern Ambrosia Salad 10 of 21
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    Leave the marshmallows behind and try this modern take on an old-fashioned favorite! With avocados, grapefruit and orange segments, and crunchy celery, this fresh ambrosia salad is a pretty treat!
    Babble Food has the recipe
    Image: Brooklyn Supper

  • Radicchio, Carrot, and Orange Bulgar Salad 11 of 21
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    Sitting atop a bed of bulgar, bitter radicchio teams up with lightly sweet carrot ribbons and juicy oranges for a memorable wintertime treat.
    Brooklyn Supper has the recipe
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  • Persimmon, Pear, and Clementine Salad 12 of 21
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    Pile on the fresh winter fruits with this cheerful salad featuring persimmons, pears, and clementine wedges!
    Brooklyn Supper has the recipe
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  • Citrus and Kale Farro Salad 13 of 21
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    Hearty and gorgeous, this citrus, kale, and farro salad is good enough to make you wish for winter all year long.
    Brooklyn Supper has the recipe
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  • Broccoli Slaw with Caramelized Grapefruit and Avocado 14 of 21
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    Caramelized grapefruit brings sweet, smoky, and tangy notes to this broccoli slaw salad with creamy avocado slices.

    Brooklyn Supper has the recipe

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  • Orange and Pomegranate Spinach Salad 15 of 21
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    Bring on the color! This salad is brimming with healthy winter staples like pomegranate, orange, and spinach.

    Brooklyn Supper has the recipe

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  • Brussels Sprout, Sweet Lime, and Avocado Salad 16 of 21
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    Try something new! Sweet limes are the mystery ingredient in this winter salad with Brussels sprouts and avocados; they have a sweet flesh with just a hint of lime-y sourness.
    Brooklyn Supper has the recipe
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  • Kale, Butternut Squash, and Orange Salad 17 of 21
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    Notes of orange lend this otherwise earthy dinner salad, brightness and tang.
    Brooklyn Supper has the recipe
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  • Parsley Orange Salad 18 of 21
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    Keep things simple and fresh with this vitamin C-loaded orange salad with minced parsley.
    Brooklyn Supper has the recipe
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  • Fennel, Beet, and Blood Orange Salad 19 of 21
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    With layers of color and flavor, this jewel-toned salad is a great way to enjoy the best of winter produce.
    Brooklyn Supper has the recipe
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  • Rainbow Chard Salad with Oranges and Cipollini 20 of 21
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    Hearty rainbow chard is easy to track down, even in the winter months. Here, it's complimented by sweet cipollini onions and orange segments.
    Brooklyn Supper has the recipe
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  • Watercress Salad with Kumquat Dressing 21 of 21
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    A creamy kumquat dressing is the perfect counterpoint to the almost sweet leaves of watercress in this pretty salad.
    Brooklyn Supper has the recipe
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