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I have been making this salad for years. It’s such an easy salad to make for a large group, potluck, or holiday. It’s pretty and tastes great too.
I know the thought of Miracle Whip all over your salad will freak some of you out. Just try it! I am not a huge Miracle Whip fan myself, but this salad is tasty with it. NO, you cannot use mayo….Miracle Whip is actually a dressing, so it works perfectly here.
6 cups iceberg lettuce, shredded
2 cups chopped tomatoes
1 can sliced black olives (3.8 oz)
10 oz frozen green peas, thawed and drained
4 oz cheddar cheese, cubed
1 cup diced red onion
1 jar Miracle Whip (16 oz)
4 slices bacon, cooked and crumbled
2 ounces cheddar cheese, shredded
Layer lettuce, tomato, olives, peas, cubed cheese, and onion in a 2-3 qt serving bowl or trifle bowl.
Spread dressing over onions to edge of bowl to seal. Cover and refrigerate several hours or overnight.
Garnish with bacon and shredded cheese.
Never worry about dinner again....
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