Simple Summer Salad
Although my family is not big on salads, they love this version resembling seven-layer salad. We especially enjoy it on summer days when it's too hot to eat a really big meal. - Carol Stone, Rankin, Illinois
Total TimePrep/Total Time: 20 min.
- 1 pound ground beef
- 3 cups torn lettuce
- 2 cups shredded cheddar cheese
- 1 medium tomato, chopped
- 1 small onion, chopped
- 4 hard-boiled large eggs, chopped
- 1/2 to 3/4 cup mayonnaise
- Salt and pepper to taste
- In a skillet, cook beef over medium heat until no longer pink; drain. Cool for 5 minutes. In a large bowl, toss the lettuce, cheese, tomato, onion, eggs and beef. Add mayonnaise, salt and pepper; toss to coat. Serve immediately.
It will be easier to chop the hard-cooked eggs for Simple Summer Salad if their cold.
Nutrition Facts1 each: 225 calories, 18g fat (7g saturated fat), 113mg cholesterol, 211mg sodium, 2g carbohydrate (1g sugars, 0 fiber), 13g protein.
Originally published as Simple Summer Salad in Taste of Home Ground Beef Cookbook-Book