The flavors of a wedge salad but much easier to eat

Tales of the Dinner Belle

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Learn how to make Belle’s Favorite Salad in the video above.

Tales of the Dinner Belle

Wedge salads are in all the restaurants and I love the textures and flavors of these unique looking salads. However, they make you to all the hard work. That big chunk of iceberg lettuce is really a pain to cut up and eat.

When I make my version, I do the chopping and mixing before I serve it and I think everyone appreciates that. This salad tosses together lettuce, sweet apples, ripe tomatoes, and a savory twist of bacon and blue cheese. It is lightly coated with a creamy poppy seed dressing, and then topped with the sweet and salty crunch of glazed pecans.

My favorite salad is a mainstay at my house and a family secret I should keep, but of course, I won’t. I’ll divulge the mystery and give you the recipe for a salad your family will love.

Brenda Stanley is the mother of five children, including two sets of twins and a grandmother of seven. She is a cookbook author and novelist. She lives with her veterinarian husband on a small ranch in Blackfoot, Idaho. For more recipes and information, visit her website www.brendastanleybooks.com.

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