7th-Heaven Layered Salad

Gooseberry Patch
This layered salad is fit for a party. Topped with cheese and bacon, your guests can indulge in their veggies.

Yield:

Serves 12.

Recipe from


Ingredients

8-oz. pkg. cream cheese, softened
1 cup mayonnaise
1 cup sour cream
1 teaspoon dried basil
1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
1/2 teaspoon onion powder
1/2 head lettuce, torn
2 tomatoes, chopped
1 cucumber, sliced
3 carrots, peeled and sliced
10 to 12 green onions, finely chopped
8-oz. pkg. shredded sharp Cheddar cheese
1 pound bacon, crisply cooked and crumbled

Preparation

Blend together cream cheese, mayonnaise, sour cream and seasonings; cover and set aside. Layer lettuce, tomatoes, cucumber, carrots and onions in a glass trifle dish or 13"x9" glass baking pan; spoon cream cheese mixture over top. Sprinkle with Cheddar cheese and bacon. Cover and refrigerate until serving time.

Note:

Faye LaRosa, McKeesport, PA,

101 Hearty Recipes Cookbook

June 2011