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Sspicy sweet pecans top off a side salad to give it a little kick. BETH RICKERS/FORUM NEWS SERVICE

Add texture to enliven your favorite salads

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In our household, salads are pretty much a staple of the evening meal during the summer months.

But both Hubby Bryan and I get easily bored with a repetitive side dish, so we try to mix it up with an array of available add-ins.


So what constitutes a topping? Anything that can be sprinkled over top or mixed into a salad to enhance its appeal — and maybe even its nutritional value (although that’s not always the case!).

The idea is to add texture as well as flavor.

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