Wendy’s Harvest Chicken Salads Are Free With Any Purchase Starting Sept. 22

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The official start of fall is upon us, and to celebrate the tastes of the season, Wendy’s has not only created a new salad but is also giving it away for free!

The new Wendy’s Harvest Chicken Salad is the fast-food chain’s first-ever fall salad and features seasonal ingredients like brown sugar walnuts, apple cider vinaigrette and crisp red and green apples. It also includes feta cheese, bacon and freshly grilled chicken breast.


Even better, you can get a half-size salad for free from Sept. 22 to Oct. 7 with any purchase. All you have to do is download the Wendy’s mobile app by Sept. 22, and then download the deal between Sept. 22-Oct. 7. The deal can only be used once per mobile account.

By downloading the Wendy’s app to get your free salad, you’ll also gain access to other great deals like a free Dave’s Single cheeseburger with any purchase every day this month. You can also order ahead and pay for your meal via the app.

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Will you be heading to Wendy’s to celebrate fall with a free harvest chicken salad?

Make-At-Home Salad Recipes

If the Wendy’s Harvest Chicken Salad has you feeling inspired, then you might decide to give the salad-making a whirl at home. But where to start, right? Go ahead and check out these three colorful salad recipes to help you get creative in the kitchen:

1. Fall Salmon Salad

Photo courtesy of The Organic Kitchen

This salmon salad from The Organic Kitchen blog sits on a bed of greens and roasted butternut squash. The dressing, a basil vinaigrette, is more like a chimichurri, which adds to this salad’s OMG-this-is-so-good factor.

2. Mediterranean Salad With Squash

Photo courtesy of Cookie and Kate

This Mediterranean-inspired salad from Cookie and Kate has all the familiar fixings, like feta cheese, Kalamata olives and grape tomatoes. But you’ll also find some nutrient powerhouses, including zucchini, yellow squash, toasted pine nuts and couscous.

3. Spicy Apple And Chickpea Salad

Sprint 2 The Table

A little bit of sweetness paired with a dash of spice makes this salad from Sprint To The Table a winner. Bonus? Ingredients like kale, apples, walnuts and chickpeas are packed with nutrients.