Green Pea Salad Recipes

Best recipes for layered pea salad, a classic side dish for BBQs and potlucks.

Staff Picks

Bacon Ranch Pea Salad

Rating: 4.5 stars 224
This easy salad came about in an attempt to satisfy my son who loves peas and my husband who doesn't. It has become a huge hit. You may want to double the recipe if you want any leftovers!

Sugar Snap Pea and Berry Salad

Rating: 4.5 stars 27
A delicious summer salad made with your favorite berries.

Carmel's Crunchy Pea Salad

Rating: 4.5 stars 112
This salad is great for summer meals - especially barbeques!
By Dee

Spring Sweet Pea Pasta Salad

Rating: 4.5 stars 57
This quick and easy salad can be served as a side dish or a main course. I suggest serving it with sliced apple, sweet gherkins, or cornichons. Nice bread and a glass of white wine wouldn't hurt either!

10 Fresh, Fun Ways to Use Spring Peas

One of the finest indicators that spring's really here is the arrival of fresh peas, whether straight from the countryside at the farmers market or right there in a neighborhood grocery store.
By Christopher Hassiotis

Tofu Salad

Rating: 4.5 stars 99
This salad has tofu, snow peas, ginger and garlic!

Tortellini Salad with Tomatoes and Peas

Rating: 5 stars 5
This is one of my standard pasta salads for potlucks or parties. It's vegetarian and so good! Don't skimp with the dressing because the tortellini soak up a lot of dressing. I estimated the dressing amounts, so you just need to taste for yourself.

Seafood Pasta Salad

Rating: 4.5 stars 254
Something different that's great for picnics. My family begs for it all year!

Twenty-Four Hour Salad

Rating: 5 stars 93
A layered green salad with green peas, celery, bell peppers, Cheddar cheese and bacon sprinkled over all. For other variations, I have substituted or added some of my own favorite ingredients, such as: carrots, eggs, mushrooms, sprouts and seeded cucumbers.

Crab and Pea Salad

Rating: 4.5 stars 90
We love crab meat and this is a wonderful crab salad for summer. Easy to make.
By Theresa

Green Pea Salad With Cheddar Cheese

Rating: 4.5 stars 41
This easy pea salad has sweet, crunchy pieces of onions mixed with creamy bites of Cheddar cheese. Growing up, a friend of the family made us this pea salad that we love to this day. It's just standard stuff: peas, mayonnaise, egg, cheese, and onion. That's it!

Bacon Pea Salad

Rating: 5 stars 109
Peas, bacon, cheese, onions, celery, and mayo dressing are tossed together and chilled in this great summer salad.

Inspiration and Ideas

Balsamic Pea Salad
Rating: Unrated 138
"Made this to convince folks who think they don't like peas that they might—and it worked! Big hit at our party. Will make my travelling team for dinner!" – Sassypants
Crowd-Pleasing Pea Salad
Rating: Unrated 4
"I love this tasty and easy pea salad." -- HOLLY9000
Bacon Pea Salad
Rating: 5 stars 97

Peas, bacon, cheese, onions, celery, and mayo dressing are tossed together and chilled in this great summer salad.