This website uses cookies to improve your experience navigating our site. By continuing to browse, you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

OK, I understand

Spring Salads

Roundup

Now that daylight savings has *finally* arrived in Melbourne, and temperatures are slowly creeping beyond 20° celsius (wooo!), we’re craving bright, fresh home-cooked meals.

Today we round-up our favourite spring salad recipes, perfect for a weeknight dinner.

Pssst. Don’t forget, you can now browse our FOOD archives easily with endless scroll, Pinterest style!

4th October, 2017

Roasted Cauliflower Salad. Recipe by Lisa Marie Corso.  Props from left to right: salt and Pepper shakers from Pieces 4 Places, Hay Punched organiser from CULT and Hay Store Sydney, plate by Robert Gordon, fork by Cutipol from Francalia, and small colourful dish by Klein and Schon. Eye by AM Eyewear glasses from WINK Optometrists. Photo – Eve Wilson. Styling – Lucy Feagins, styling assistant – Nat Turnbull.

Lucy’s easy Green Beans with Feta, Pine Nuts and Preserved Lemon. Props from left to right: Forty Nine Studio platter from The Establishment Studios, white linen napkin by Mr Draper, wood-grain plate and surface from The Establishment Studios. Photo – Eve Wilson. Styling – Lucy Feagins/The Design Files. Styling Assistant – Nat Turnbull.

Lucy’s ‘tastiest, easiest leafy salad ever’ – Radicchio and Witlof Salad with Pomegranate Dressing. Recipe and styling – Lucy Feagins, Photo – Eve Wilson.

Lucy’s Spiced Lentil and Mixed Beetroot Salad served on Shiko plate. Styling and recipe – Lucy Feagins, styling assistant – Nat Turnbull, and photo – Eve Wilson.

Andrew McConnell’s Tomato Salad with Tofu, and Yuzu Kosho. Production – Lucy Feagins, photo – Eve Wilson.

Lucy’s European Coleslaw with red and green cabbage, watercress, pink radishes, parmesan and baby peas. Props by The Establishment Studios. Styling and recipe – Lucy Feagins, photo – Eve Wilson.

The tasty Caesar Salad that Lucy likes to whip up at home. Prop from left to right: white linen napkin by Mr Draper, Cutipol gold fork from Francalia, and white plate and surface from The Establishment Studios. Styling and recipe – Lucy Feagins, styling assistant – Nat Turnbull, photo – Eve Wilson.

Lucy’s Smoked Trout, Wild Rice and Edamame Bowl. Bowl by Sarah Schembri, cup and saucer from Muji, and cutlery from Cutipol. Styling – Lucy Feagins, styling assistant – Nat Turnbull, and photo – Eve Wilson.

Lucy Feagins
Wednesday 4th October 2017

Today we’ve pulled together our favourite SPRING SALAD recipes from the TDF food archives, including many from Lucy’s own repertoire, alongside favourites from other notable local foodies including Lisa Marie Corso and Andrew McConnell!

In no particular order, our favourites include:

 · Lisa Marie Corso’s Roasted Cauliflower Salad – no one makes an enviable office lunch like Lisa! 

 · Lucy’s super easy GreenBeans with Feta, Pine Nuts and Preserved Lemon.

 · Lucy’s ‘tastiest, easiest leafy salad ever’ – Radicchio and Witlof Salad with Pomegranate Dressing

 · Lucy’s Spiced Lentil and Mixed Beetroot Salad – one of our most ‘pinned’ recipe photographs ever!

 · Andrew McConnell’s Tomato Salad with Tofu, and Yuzu Kosho – a simple tomato salad elevated into new territory with the addition of  the lip-smackingly tasty Japanese condiment ‘Yuzu Kosho’, made from fermented chilli and citrus peel. 

 · Lucy’s European Coleslaw with red and green cabbage, watercress, pink radishes, parmesan and baby peas.

 · The tasty Caesar Salad that Lucy likes to whip up at home.

 · This super simple, super satisfying Smoked Trout, Wild Rice and Edamame Bowl.

 

View Comments

Similar Stories

Food

Lucy's Caesar Salad

A twist on an old-fashioned favourite.
Lucy Feagins

Food

Lisa's Lunches · Roast Cauliflower Salad

Our very own Lisa Marie Corso takes lunch VERY seriously.
Lisa Marie Corso

This Week

02:27

Travel

A Perfect Day in Daylesford & The Macedon Ranges, With Paul Bangay

Lucy joins legendary landscape designer Paul Bangay for a dreamy day trip in Daylesford and the Macedon Ranges, capturing the best that the

TDF Design Awards

The Most Fabulous New Furniture Designs In The TDF + Laminex Design Awards 2021

There is no shortage of innovation and inspiration from the Furniture Design finalists In The TDF + Laminex Design Awards this year!

Gardens

A WOW-Factor 'Secret Garden' In Blairgowrie

Ian Barker Gardens creates a private outdoor sanctuary on the Mornington Peninsula.

Interiors

A Glam ’60s-Inspired Makeover For A Drab Suburban Home

Kaiko Design transform a forgettable suburban space into a ritzy family residence, with big personality!

Architecture

A Minimalist Home Where The Landscape Takes Centre Stage

This Mount Mellum, Queensland home by Sparks Architects is all about its incredible views, taking in the ocean and D'Aguilar Range!
Amelia Barnes
  Less than an hour ago

News

Delicious New Bed Linen From A Local Fave

Melbourne-based bed linen stars, The Sheet Society, launches a moody new winter range ripe for mixing + matching.
Sponsored

Architecture

A New Zealand Villa Built For Hosting

Architecture firm Maud creates a home for a family of hospitality professionals, built around a generous kitchen, outdoor room + pétanque g...

Architecture

A 90m² Inner-Suburban Block Turned Multipurpose Family Home!

MRTN Architects have designed family home, office, and granny flat on a mere 90m² Brunswick East block!

Homes

A Remarkable Family Home Transformation

Maddie and Mike Witter transformed a mould-ridden, dilapidated house into a bright and breezy family home for six!

Architecture

A Modernist-Inspired Seaside Home

This adaptable, Victorian seaside home designed by Nest Architects and Placement blurs the line between modernism and contemporary design. ...
51:47

Podcast

Country Road’s Managing Director On The Stickiness Of Sustainable Fashion, On TDF Talks

In this podcast conversation, Elle Roseby talks leading one of the country’s most iconic brands through a new age in the fashion industry....

News

An Online Super Store + Subscription Service For All-Natural Goodies

GoodnessMe carries over 3,000 products from snacks to ready-made meals – with samples delivered to your door every month!
Sponsored

Interiors

11 Mirrors That Are Having A Moment!

Lauren Li's edit of her favourite mirrors out there right now, to take your space to the next level!
Lauren Li

Interiors

A Before-And-After Interior Renovation That’ll Knock Your Socks Off!

AMA Studio Interiors transforms a rustic, wood-panelled cottage on the NSW Central Coast into dreamy family retreat.

Interiors

A Joyful Home, Full Of Whimsy + Glamour

Scalloped edges and vibrant colours have elevated this Sydney terrace by Arent&Pyke.

Similar Stories

Food

Lucy's Caesar Salad

A twist on an old-fashioned favourite.
Lucy Feagins

Food

Lisa's Lunches · Roast Cauliflower Salad

Our very own Lisa Marie Corso takes lunch VERY seriously.
Lisa Marie Corso

The Design Files acknowledge the traditional custodians of the lands on which we work, the Wurundjeri people of the Kulin Nation. We pay our respects to Elders past and present.

First Nations artists, designers, makers and creative business owners are encouraged to submit their projects for coverage on The Design Files – we would love to hear from you.

Please email us here.