Lettuce Wedge Salad with Bacon and Sour Cream Dressing

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Lettuce wedge salad is one of the easiest salads to make! It’s crunchy, smoky, juicy and so delicious with a rich, tangy sour cream dressing. Serve it on its own or as a side with a grilled steak or chicken. Both bacon and the dressing can be prepared one day ahead. Iceberg lettuce can be substituted with romaine lettuce.

Sour Cream DressingSalad
  • 150 g Sour cream
  • 3 tbsp Mayonnaise
  • 1 Garlic clove, minced
  • 2 tsp Finely grated lemon zest
  • 3 tbsp Fresh lemon juice
  • 1 tbsp Fresh parsley, finely chopped
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • 1 head Iceberg lettuce, cored and quartered
  • 2 tbsp Red sweet bell pepper, diced
  • 1 small bunch chives (or parsley), chopped
  • 100 g Bacon bits
  • Grape tomatoes, optional
  1. Whisk sour cream, mayonnaise, garlic, lemon zest, lemon juice, parsley, salt, and pepper in a medium bowl to combine. Dressing can be made 1 day ahead. Cover and chill.
  2. In a skillet cook the bacon bits until crisp or to your liking.
  3. Core and cut the head of lettuce into 4 equal wedges. Transfer each wedge of lettuce together with a couple of grape tomatoes if using onto serving plates. Spoon over some sour cream dressing and sprinkle with finely chopped chives or parsley, diced sweet pepper and cooked bacon bits.

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34 comments:

Tanza Erlambang 3/8/20 16:06

food is not only appealing, but also beautiful ....combine of art work and chef skills.

have a wonderful day

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foodtravelandwine 3/8/20 18:22

What a delicious and healthy salad!.....I love it!.....Abrazotes, Marcela

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Beth 3/8/20 18:34

This looks amazing, Angie!

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Marissa 3/8/20 19:47

I love the crispiness of wedge salads! Your version looks just perfect, Angie!

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Evi Erlinda 3/8/20 22:19

Looks good, fresh, and healthy!

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HAPPY RETIREES KITCHEN 4/8/20 03:50

Angie, this looks simply amazing and delicious, just how fresh food should be.We love the crunchiness of iceberg lettuce and this recipe takes it to a whole new culinary level. I wish I could take photographs like you do, sigh.

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Nancy Chan 4/8/20 10:20

Looks beautiful and should tastes great. Can imagine the crunchiness of the salad. So yummy!

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Whats Cookin Italian Style Cuisine 4/8/20 15:03

I definitely see my lunch today! This looks fabulous! We love salads and bacon is a bonus!

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judee 4/8/20 15:40

Lettuce wedges are very popular and I love your citrus dressing. Looks so good.

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Kitchen Riffs 4/8/20 15:52

I don't often use iceberg lettuce, but it shines in this dish! Love its crunch, and its flavor is mild enough to let the flavor of the toppings shine. Good stuff -- thanks.

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Sakuranko 4/8/20 23:36

I love it this recipe because looks so healthy and colorful
I love it the lettuce so I am going to save this recipe
xx

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Raymund 4/8/20 23:49

I love this salad plus its very easy to make, Nice one Angie!

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mjskit 5/8/20 00:57

This is so simple and looks SO GOOD! So much better than the traditional wedge salad. This is a must make! Thanks Angie.

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tigerfish 5/8/20 01:55

Nice easy salad, that is better with bacon :p

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Gloria Baker 5/8/20 02:03

This looks absolutely beautiful!!!

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yonosoymillenium 5/8/20 09:48

que rica, me encantan las ensaladas y la presentación es muy original ❤️❤️❤️

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ann low 5/8/20 11:39

Love this simple and healthy salad. Looks beautiful too!

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The Exclusive Beauty Diary 5/8/20 14:40

This look so beautiful and delicious in the same time.

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Debra Eliotseats 5/8/20 14:57

This is such a great recipe for a retro dish. I was thinking last night that I needed to create a creamy dressing with mayo (from a cucumber dish I've been making). I like your recipe and will use it for certain! Thanks!

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Pam 5/8/20 18:14

YUM! I love a good wedge and that sour cream dressing sounds tasty.

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Sharon D. 5/8/20 22:36

This looks amazing, Angie. I feel like taking a bite out of my laptop screen ;P

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Dawn @ Words Of Deliciousness 6/8/20 01:25

I could eat this for a meal. Looks delicious.

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Abbe@This is How I Cook 6/8/20 04:18

Nothing like a wedge! For so long I shunned the poor lettuce head. I am so glad it is back with a vengeance!

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Natalia 6/8/20 13:46

Super yum, crunchy and looks so pretty and elegant, love this idea☺

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SavoringTime in the Kitchen 6/8/20 22:36

This is one of my husband's favorite salads! A little retro and so delicious. We don't eat iceberg lettuce often but when it do, it's a wedge salad similar to this! Love it!

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Julie 7/8/20 05:57

you have a wide collection of salads and dressing,Angie..would love to try few of them...so refreshing and healthy !!

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Let's Curry 9/8/20 01:32

Angie
This salad can easily make a summer brunch tomorrow with all ingredients available. I love how crispy and healthy it is and your detailed instructions mark joy! Thanks

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Juliana 10/8/20 03:50

Beautiful presentation and I like the idea of using sour cream in the dressing...absolutely delicious!

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Valentina 10/8/20 06:18

I think only you, could make a salad so beautiful that it looks like a cake. (And so delicious, I know.) :-) ~Valentina

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Marcelle 10/8/20 16:54

We will love this salad, Angie. It's simple, but beautiful and packed with flavors and textures! Gorgeous food, my friend!! <3

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Catherine 17/8/20 17:10

Oh, I love wedge salad and love, love!! this dressing. xo

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Noob Cook 9/9/20 08:23

I love how you dress up the lettuce wedge in such a pretty way. The sour cream dressing sounds really delish and versatile.

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