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National Salad Month 2024

It is officially National Salad Month 2024! At Willowbrook Foods, we love all things Salad. As May unfolds, it’s the perfect time to delve into the vibrant world of salads, exploring their myriad benefits and creating delicious recipes that celebrate the season’s freshest produce. Join us in embracing the crispness of fresh greens, the burst of flavours from seasonal vegetables, and the tantalising textures of assorted toppings. Let’s delve into why salads are such a beloved addition to any meal and discover a couple of easy recipes perfect for those warm summer days.

The Health Benefits of Willowbrook Salads

Nutrient Powerhouse: Salads are nature’s treasure trove of essential vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants. From leafy greens like spinach and kale to colourful vegetables like bell peppers and carrots, our Willowbrook salads are packed with goodness to nourish your body and delight your taste buds.

Hydration Station: Stay cool and refreshed with our hydrating salads, featuring ingredients like cucumbers, radishes, and lettuce. With their high water content, these salads are perfect for keeping you hydrated during the scorching summer months.

Heart Health: At Willowbrook Foods, we’re passionate about promoting heart health through our salads. Ingredients like olive oil, nuts, seeds, and avocado provide healthy fats that support cardiovascular function and help lower cholesterol levels.

Boosted Immunity: Give your immune system a boost with our diverse array of nutrient-rich salads. Ingredients like citrus fruits, garlic, and ginger contain immune-boosting properties to keep you feeling your best, year-round.

Easy Summer Salad Recipes for you to try: 

Mediterranean Quinoa Salad:

Savour the flavours of the Mediterranean with this refreshing salad featuring quinoa, cherry tomatoes, cucumber, olives, and feta cheese. Drizzled with olive oil and lemon juice, it’s a light and satisfying dish perfect for any summer gathering.

Strawberry Spinach Salad:

Indulge in the sweet and savoury combination of strawberries, spinach, almonds, and goat cheese in this delightful salad. Drizzled with a balsamic vinegar and honey dressing, it’s a perfect accompaniment to grilled meats or as a standalone meal.


This National Salad Month, join Willowbrook Foods in celebrating the joy of salads. Explore the health benefits of fresh, nutritious ingredients and indulge in our easy, delicious recipes that capture the essence of summer. Whether you’re craving the Mediterranean flavours of quinoa and feta or the sweet and savoury combination of strawberries and spinach, there’s a salad for every occasion. Embrace the bounty of fresh produce available during the summer months and let Willowbrook Foods be your go-to destination for vibrant, flavourful salads. Happy National Salad Month!


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