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Cobb-Salad-With-Buttermilk-Dressing

Cobb Salad With Buttermilk Dressing

Are you a Cobb Salad convert yet? Turns out it's an American dish full of all sorts of tasty treats, including chicken, bacon, blue cheese, and an exciting variety of vegetables. Arrange everything in stripes to serve, before tossing with the dressing, for extra presentational brownie points!

Serves: 4
Prep Time: 5 minutes

Ingredients

  • 90g Greek yoghurt
  • 2 tbsp lemon juice
  • 2 tsp Dijon mustard
  • 1 garlic clove, crushed
  • 120ml buttermilk
  • 2 tbsp fresh parsley, chopped
  • Salt and black pepper
  • 4 streaky bacon rashers, cooked until crispy, crumbled
  • 1 Romaine lettuce, cored and chopped
  • 120g blue cheese, crumbled
  • 1 avocado, chopped
  • 150g cherry tomatoes, halved 
  • 1 x 198g tin of sweetcorn, drained
  • 200g leftover roast or rotisserie chicken, shredded
To serve:
  • Crusty bread

Instructions

1. In a bowl, whisk together the Greek yoghurt, lemon juice, mustard and garlic. Slowly pour in the buttermilk, whisking constantly. Whisk in the parsley and season with salt and pepper. Refrigerate until ready to use.

2. Place the chopped lettuce in a large bowl. Arrange the remaining ingredients (bacon, blue cheese, avocado, tomatoes, sweetcorn and chicken) over the top in colourful stripes.

3. Drizzle with the buttermilk dressing and serve.

Per serving: 438kcals, 27.3g fat (10.8g saturated), 22.4g carbs, 7g sugars, 29.4g protein, 5.8g fibre, 0.944g sodium.


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