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romaine wilted salad

★★★★★ 4
a recipe by
Nicole Foster
Morgantown, WV

My daughters beg me for this salad every week!

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We're with Nicole's daughters: we'd love to have this salad every week! It's tangy with a bit of sweetness.... perfect on its own or alongside your favorite meat dish.

— The Test Kitchen @kitchencrew
★★★★★ 4
serves 6
prep time 15 Min
method Stove Top

Ingredients For romaine wilted salad

  • 3
    romaine lettuce head
  • 1 lb
    bacon, cut into pieces and cooked.
  • 1 lg
    sweet onion
  • 6
    eggs, hard boiled
  • 1/2 c
  • 1/2 c
    apple cider vinegar

How To Make romaine wilted salad

  • 1
    Boil eggs until hard, about 10 minutes.
  • 2
    While eggs are boiling, cut romaine into small pieces.
  • 3
    Cut bacon into bite size pieces and cook until crispy. Reserve about 1/4 cup of the rendered fat.
  • 4
    Peel eggs and cut into quarters, add to romaine. Chop onion and add to the romaine and eggs. Sprinkle bacon on top.
  • 5
    While bacon fat is still hot, add sugar and carefully add vinegar, cook until almost boiling and sugar is dissolved. Pour over salad while dressing is still hot and serve right away.