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Ah, there is nothing quite like the hot days of summer to make you appreciate a nice cool salad! This simple summer salad is hearty enough to be a meal all by itself. But it can certainly also be a side dish as well. The inspiration for this salad was the ingredients of the classic 7 layered salad but put together in a way that is perfect for individuals.
I did leave out the peas for this salad, because, well…..I didn’t have any and was too hungry to run to the store to get some! Hey, I just had to be honest! You can add them if you wish.
Most seven layered salad recipes include a self-contained salad dressing, but you can use your favorite dressing for a completely delicious salad!
This salad is both gluten-free and grain-free.
Simple Summer Salad (Recipes for One)
- Organic spring mix
- Parsley removed from stems
- 1 hard boiled egg
- 1-2 slices of bacon cooked and crumbled
- tomatoes chopped
- onion chopped
- Cheddar cheese shredded
- Line a salad plate with spring mix and parsley
- Add the remaining ingredients and dressing and enjoy!