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fancy wedge salad with all the trimmings

Recipe by
Daily Inspiration S
Somewhere, TX

This is a great salad to serve with your favorite steak.

yield 4 serving(s)
prep time 20 Min
method Stove Top

Ingredients For fancy wedge salad with all the trimmings

  • 1/4 c
  • 2 Tbsp
    light mayo
  • 2 Tbsp
    plain Greek yogurt
  • 4 Tbsp
    crumbled blue cheese or gorgonzola
  • 1 1/2 tsp
    white wine vinegar
  • 1/4 tsp
  • 1/4 c
    balsamic vinegar
  • 2 tsp
    light brown sugar
  • 1 md
    head iceberg lettuce, quartered
  • 1 c
    chopped tomatoes or sliced cherry tomatoes
  • red onion rings
  • 3 Tbsp
    bacon pieces
  • Parmesan cheese, optional

How To Make fancy wedge salad with all the trimmings

  • 1
    To make the dressing, mix buttermilk, mayo, yogurt, blue cheese, and vinegar together in a small bowl or food processor.
  • 2
    Simmer balsamic vinegar and brown sugar on stovetop over medium to medium low heat for approximately 6 minutes until reduced by half and thickened. Be careful not to burn the mixture.
  • 3
    To make the salad, cut the head of lettuce into quarters and place on individual plates. Pour 3 Tbsp. dressing over each wedge. Top each with 1/4 cup tomatoes. Place red onion rings on top and sprinkle each wedge with bacon bits. Drizzle balsamic mixture over each lettuce wedge. Top with Parmesan, if desired.