Tired of the same old boring salads? While there are nearly endless ingredient combinations you can try, this graphic suggests tried-and-true flavour pairings that balance primary tastes.
Huffington Post used the excellent book The Flavour Bible (which we've mentioned before) to pair main ingredients -- avocado, bacon, chicken -- with other ingredients that go well with them and balance sweet, salty, sour and bitter tastes. The result: A salad-making cheatsheet.
Naturally, you can adjust or substitute ingredients and the dressing as you like, but in general you can't go wrong with these combos.
A Scientifically Proven Guide to Ordering a Delicious Chopped Salad Every Time [The Huffington Post]