Duck and orange savoury fruit salad

Savoury salads with fruit are a total joy, and there’s so many delicious combos to experiment with.

Think juicy peaches and creamy mozzarella, sweet figs and salty prosciutto, or pan-seared duck and zesty oranges. Get creative, have fun with it, and see where you end up. Here are 11 easy, fruity salad recipes every summer spread needs.

Caramelised grapes pair wonderfully with charred radicchio here. Sweet, bitter, salty, garlicky – this veggie salad has got it all going on.

Charred, sticky peaches work so well with fresh buffalo mozzarella and salty Parma ham. Fantastic as a light lunch or dinner party starter. 

Pops of fresh orange really bring this dish to life. With crunchy gem lettuce, warm couscous parcels and harissa, it’s a thing of joy. 

Jewel-like pomegranate seeds and a minty dressing with pomegranate molasses take the humble aubergine to the next level. Properly delicious and on the table in just 20 minutes. 

Juicy oranges, pan-seared duck breast and peppery watercress – what’s not to love? Plus, you’ll only need five ingredients. 

Green papaya works so well in this vibrant salad. Super-fresh and full of flavour, it’s perfect for a hot summer day. 

Creamy goat’s cheese topped with elegant slices of apple and beetroot – this bright salad is both quick and impressive. 

Pink grapefruit adds a zingy kick to this crab salad. Super-easy to throw together and ready in just 15 minutes. 

Sweet satsumas, beetroot and fennel work so well together. Feel free to swap in oranges, depending on the season.

Passion fruit and orange zest combine to make the most fantastic dressing for this delicious cabbage, asparagus and apple slaw.

Transform leftover roast turkey or chicken into a fruity salad, complete with dried cranberries, pomegranate and a warm clementine dressing. 

Hungry for more? Check out our perfect summer salad recipes.


Salad, Summer