The Strangest Things People Put On Top Of Their Salads

What’s the oddest thing you’ve ever topped a salad with? A new poll of 2,000 adults asked how they express their creativity when topping their salads and the answers may surprise you!

The oddest salad toppings Americans have used, according to a poll of 2,000 adults, include banana, peanut butter, peppermint herbs, popcorn, corn, walnuts, and various fruits. Despite these unconventional choices, classic salad toppings like cheese, tomatoes, bacon, croutons, and cucumbers remain popular.

When it comes to the “perfect” salad, respondents favor dressings like ranch, Italian and Caesar, with an emphasis on the quality of greens like romaine, spinach and spring mix. The study highlights that salad appeal is influenced by dressing, lettuce quality, toppings and flavor harmony.

Additionally, while many eat salads at least twice a week, respondents often prefer salads at restaurants due to creativity, taste and convenience.

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