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Classic 7 Layer Salad

Russ Myers


Tired of all those heavy meals. Here's a Summertime favorite.


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20 Min
No-Cook or Other


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1 medium
head lettuce, shredded
1/2 c
green bell pepper, chopped
1/2 c
red bell pepper, chopped
1/2 c
green onion, chopped
1/2 c
celery, chopped
1 pkg
(10 ounce) frozen green peas, partially thawed and uncooked
1 c
3 Tbsp
granulated sugar
2 c
shredded cheddar cheese
cooked, crumbled bacon or bacon bits, if desired

How to Make Classic 7 Layer Salad


  • 1In a clear glass or trifle bowl, add ingredients in layers as follows:

    1. lettuce
    2. green and red pepper
    3. green onion
    4. celery
    5. peas
    6. Stir together mayonnaise and sugar. Dot over salad and spread carefully over top to cover.
    7. Top with grated cheese and bacon bits (optional).

    Refrigerate for at least 1 hour before serving.

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About Classic 7 Layer Salad

Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Heirloom

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