Apple and Bacon Wedge Salads

  • Prep Time 25 min
  • Total Time 25 min
  • Servings 4

Ingredients

Ingredients

4
slices thick-sliced bacon
2
apples, chopped
1
to 2 teaspoons lemon or lime juice
1
head iceberg lettuce, cut into 8 wedges
1
cup blue cheese dressing
1/4
cup crumbled blue cheese (1 oz)

Directions

Directions

  • 1 Heat oven to 400°F. Line cookie sheet with foil. Place bacon on cookie sheet.
  • 2 Bake 10 to 15 minutes, turning once, until crisp. Cool 5 minutes. Chop bacon or crumble into small pieces.
  • 3 In medium bowl, toss apples with lemon juice.
  • 4 On serving platter or individual plates, arrange lettuce wedges. Top with dressing, bacon, apples and cheese.

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Tips

Expert Tips

Pears are also delicious on this salad in place of the apples. Or use a combination.

Try ranch dressing if you’re not a fan of blue cheese dressing, and omit the crumbled blue cheese.

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
501.5
% Daily Value
Total Fat
45.1g
69%
Saturated Fat
10.3g
51%
Cholesterol
43.4mg
14%
Sodium
675.5mg
28%
Total Carbohydrate
18.6g
6%
Dietary Fiber
3.4g
14%
Sugars
13.5g
Protein
7.0g
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin C
13%
13%
Calcium
8.20%
8%
Iron
3.60%
4%
Exchanges:
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.