Spring Salad with Herbs, Cucumber, and Radish

spring salad with herbs and creamy vinaigrette

This is the perfect spring salad with sweet herbs and a creamy vinaigrette. It has cucumber and radish in it, too, so is crunchy and cooling. This perfect, basic salad recipe is great for any time of year!

Spring salad with herbs, cucumber, and a creamy vinaigrette

I swear to the heavens – i make this salad at least 3 times a week. It’s crunchy, herby, balanced and has the most perfect creamy vinaigrette.

I’m bestowing my favorite secret recipe with you all!

spring salad with herbs and creamy vinaigrette

Fresh Herb Spring Salad Perfect for Any Time of Year

Mimi Newman
Fresh Herb Spring Salad Perfect for Any Time of Year
5 from 1 vote
Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 0 mins
Total Time 10 mins
Course Salad
Cuisine American, easy, Healthy, Seasonal
Servings 4 servings
Calories 169 kcal


Spring Herb Salad

  • 1 head of butter lettuce or 4 heads of little gems lettuce
  • 2 Persian cucumber sliced thinly
  • 4 radishes sliced thinly
  • 3 tbsp mint chopped
  • 2 tbsp tarragon chopped
  • 2 tbsp coriander chopped

Creamy Shallot Vinaigrette

  • 4 tbsp extra virgin olive oil
  • 2 tbsp champagne vinegar or apple cider vinegar
  • 1 tsp heavy cream
  • 2 tbsp chopped shallot
  • 1 tsp dijon mustard


  • In a jar, combine all the ingredients for the vinaigrette. Shake and let it set while you prepare the salad.
  • Combine the lettuce, herbs, radish and cucumber.
  • Toss and serve.


Serving: 4ozCalories: 169kcalCarbohydrates: 8gProtein: 2gFat: 15gSaturated Fat: 2gCholesterol: 2mgSodium: 34mgPotassium: 363mgFiber: 2gSugar: 4gVitamin A: 936IUVitamin C: 8mgCalcium: 72mgIron: 2mg
Keyword creamy vinaigrette, spring salad, spring salad with herbs
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