Wilted Lettuce Salad

Wilted Lettuce Salad

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In my neck of the woods older folks would make this. I know it sounds bad, but it is really good. This is an old recipe. My aunt who was born in the 1800's used to make it and I used to eat it up quickly.


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20 Min


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    bibb or leaf lettuce
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    chopped green onions, green included
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    4-6 sliced bacon, cooked
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    1 teaspoon sugar
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    vinegar for drizzling

How to Make Wilted Lettuce Salad


  1. Wash lettuce and onion. Tear lettuce into pieces. Chop onion and mix with lettuce. Crumbl
  2. Cook bacon until crispy. Set aside to cool.
  3. Add sugar to hot bacon grease. Stir til dissolved.
  4. Add vinegar to taste.
  5. Crumble bacon and add to lettuce.
  6. Pour hot bacon grease mixture over lettuce and serve.
  7. It's probably not very healthy for you, but it is good.

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About Wilted Lettuce Salad

Course/Dish: Lettuce Salads
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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