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Warm Wilted Lettuce Salad

 Warm Wilted Lettuce Salad
Fresh, colorful and lightly coated with a delectable dressing, this salad is perfect for a special meal or Sunday dinner. Mom made it look so tempting with the crisp radishes and crumbled bacon. —Vera Reid, Laramie, Wyoming
6-8 ServingsPrep/Total Time: 15 min.


  • 1 bunch leaf lettuce, torn
  • 6 to 8 radishes, thinly sliced
  • 4 to 6 green onions with tops, thinly sliced
  • 4 to 5 bacon strips
  • 2 tablespoons red wine vinegar
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice
  • 1 teaspoon sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon pepper


  • Toss lettuce, radishes and onions in a large salad bowl; set aside.
  • In a skillet, cook bacon until crisp. Remove to paper towels to
  • drain. To the hot drippings, add vinegar, lemon juice, sugar and
  • pepper; stir well. Immediately pour dressing over salad; toss
  • gently. Crumble the bacon and sprinkle on top. Yield: 6-8 servings.
Nutritional Facts: 1 serving (1 cup) equals 76 calories, 7 g fat (2 g saturated fat), 8 mg cholesterol, 94 mg sodium, 3 g carbohydrate, 1 g fiber, 2 g protein.