Cobb Salad Makes You Feel Comforted

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This colorful salad makes for a lovely display, and a tasty meal.  It has just enough indulgence and fresh veggies to be grounding and intriguing, while still flavorful and fun!

SALAD:

  • 1 cup chopped lettuce
  • 1 cup chopped spinach
  • 1 yellow/red pepper, diced
  • 1 medium cucumber, chopped
  • 2 medium tomatoes, diced
  • 1 avocado, chopped
  • 1 cup cooked chicken, chopped
  • 1 cup crumbled feta cheese
  • 8 slices bacon, in pieces
  • 2 hard boiled eggs, chopped

DRESSING:

  • 1 small shallot, finely chopped
  • 10 tsp fresh lemon juice
  • 5 tsp Dijon mustard
  • 5 tsp dried parsley
  • 1 cup extra virgin olive oil
  • Generously salt to taste

Lay the salad ingredients side-by-side on a large dish, or place them in a big bowl.

For the dressing, combine the shallot, lemon juice, Dijon and parsley, and then whisk in the olive oil.  Add salt to taste.

Drizzle the dressing over individual helpings.

Serves 8-10.