“My family says, 'Yes!' when they see me preparing this easy no-cook side,” Mandy Cmoc, Yorkton, Saskatchewan advises. “We live on a farm-so in summer, our garden is a handy source for veggie salad ingredients.”
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- 5 cups ready-to-serve salad greens
- 1 medium cucumber, sliced
- 1 medium tomato, chopped
- 1 cup cubed cheddar cheese
- 1/2 cup frozen peas, thawed
- 2 tablespoons vegetable oil
- 1 tablespoon white vinegar
- 1/4 teaspoon sugar
- 1/8 teaspoon onion powder
- Dash salt and pepper
- In a large bowl, combine the salad greens, cucumber, tomato, cheese and peas.
- In a jar with a tight-fitting lid, combine the oil, vinegar, sugar, onion powder, salt and pepper; shake well. Drizzle over salad and toss gently. Serve immediately. Yield: 8 servings.
Originally published as Cheddar 'n' Pea Tossed Salad in Country Woman March/April 2007, p36