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Marvelous Make-Ahead Salad

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1 bag of salad greens
1/4 cup chopped green onions
1 red and/or green pepper, chopped 
10-12 hard cooked eggs, sliced
1 cup chopped celery   
1 cup shredded Cheddar cheese
1-10oz. package frozen peas, defrosted
1 recipe Dreamy Dressing (see below for directions)


1) Arrange the greens in a large salad bowl. 

2) Sprinkle with chopped pepper, celery, peas and onions. Reserve a few slices of egg for garnish; layer remaining eggs on top of vegetables. 

3) Sprinkle with 1/2 cup cheese.

4) Spread with dressing and sprinkle with remaining cheese. 

5) Cover and chill. Garnish with reserved egg slices. 

Directions for Dreamy Dressing:

1) Combine 1 ½ cups low-fat cottage cheese, 1/4 cup skim milk, 3 tablespoons lemon juice, Splenda to equal 1 tablespoon and 1/2 teaspoon tarragon in blender and mix until smooth.  


Salad is approximately 330 calories per serving.