Taos Tumble Salad

Cumin quickly turns store-bought Caesar dressing into a Southwestern-style salad topper. Ready in 5 minutes!

  • Prep Time 5 min
  • Total Time 5 min
  • Servings 8

2/3
cup Caesar dressing
1
teaspoon ground cumin
2
bags (10 oz each) classic romaine lettuce salad or hearts of romaine lettuce
1
pint (2 cups) grape tomatoes or cherry tomatoes
1
cup shredded Cheddar cheese (4 oz)
2
cups coarsely broken lime-flavored or regular tortilla chips

  • 1 In small bowl, mix dressing and cumin. In large bowl, toss remaining ingredients with dressing mixture.
  • 2 Sprinkle with additional cheese and chips if desired. Serve immediately.

Expert Tips

Try using shredded taco-flavored Cheddar cheese.

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
290
(
Calories from Fat
190),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
21g
21%
(Saturated Fat
5g,
5%
Trans Fat
0g
0%
),
Cholesterol
15mg
15%;
Sodium
430mg
430%;
Total Carbohydrate
17g
17%
(Dietary Fiber
3g
3%
  Sugars
3g
3%
),
Protein
6g
6%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
90%;
Vitamin C
40%;
Calcium
10%;
Iron
10%;
Exchanges:
1 Starch; 0 Fruit; 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 1 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 4 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
1
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.