10 Thanksgiving Salads So Good They'll Rival Your Favorite Side Dish

While side dishes like garlic mashed potatoes, freshly baked rolls, and marshmallow-topped sweet potatoes tend to steal the spotlight on Thanksgiving, we're making the case for putting something green at the center of your spread this year. In search of salads worthy of sitting next to the aforementioned traditional Thanksgiving sides, naturally, we turned to some of our favorite foodies—and they did not disappoint.

Filled with sweet seasonal fruits, spiced nuts, and fresh greens, the following salad recipes are special enough to serve alongside a perfectly roasted turkey and all the fixings. Even staunch carnivores will be going back for second helpings of these crazy-delicious salads. Move aside, mashed potatoes—these Thanksgiving salads deserve a spot on your holiday table.