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southern pea salad

Recipe by
Christine Bronston
Ponca City, OK

This is a party favorite. Guests and kids love this easy pea salad.

yield 8 serving(s)
prep time 15 Min
cook time 30 Min
method Refrigerate/Freeze

Ingredients For southern pea salad

  • 2 can
    le sueur very early young tender peas
  • 3 md
    hard boiled eggs
  • 8 oz
    sharp cheddar cheese
  • 1 md
    red onion
  • 1 c
    mayonnaise or miracle whip

How To Make southern pea salad

  • 1
    Drain the juice from the peas & pour into bowl.
  • 2
    Chop boiled eggs & put in the bowl.
  • 3
    Add mayonnaise to bowl. Now is the opportunity to make it yours with flavored mayonnaise.
  • 4
    Cut 8oz sharp cheddar cheese into small cubes, or use shredded cheese. Add to bowl.
  • 5
    Chop red onion. Add to bowl.
  • 6
    Mix all ingredients and refrigerate until ready to serve.