Wilted Lettuce Salad

Wilted Lettuce Salad Recipe

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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


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


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

About Wilted Lettuce Salad

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