Try This Recipe For A Healthier Version Of A Cobb Salad

turkey cobb salad

The Cobb Salad is a classic American dish that has been around for nearly a century. It was created in 1937 by Robert Cobb, the owner of the Hollywood Brown Derby restaurant in Los Angeles, California. At the time, he was looking for a new dish to put on the menu. He threw together some random ingredients that he had on hand – bacon, lettuce, avocado, tomatoes, chicken, and hard-boiled eggs – and the Cobb Salad was born!

Since then, the Cobb Salad has become a popular dish served in restaurants and homes all over the world. It’s a great way to get some protein and vegetables in one dish and is surprisingly easy to make.

Here is a delicious recipe for making a great Cobb Salad with Turkey that serves six people:

Turkey Cobb Salad Ingredients:

• 2 cups cooked and diced turkey
• 2 heads of lettuce, chopped
• 1 cup diced tomatoes
• 1 cup diced turkey bacon
• 1 avocado, diced
• 2 hard boiled eggs, diced
• 1/4 cup blue cheese crumbles
• 2 tablespoons olive oil
• 2 tablespoons red wine vinegar
• Salt and pepper, to taste

• Large bowl
• Cutting board
• Knife
• Wooden spoon


  1. Place the lettuce into the large bowl.
  2. Add the turkey, tomatoes, turkey bacon, avocado, and eggs to the bowl.
  3. Sprinkle the blue cheese crumbles over the top.
  4. Drizzle the olive oil and red wine vinegar over the salad
  5. Toss the salad lightly until all of the ingredients are evenly mixed.
  6. Season with salt and pepper, to taste.
  7. Serve immediately.

To make this Cobb Salad zesty, you can add some freshly squeezed lemon juice or a small amount of hot sauce to the dressing. You can also top the salad with some crispy croutons or crunchy nuts for a bit of texture.

• 1/4 cup croutons
• 2 tablespoons chopped nuts
• Fresh parsley

This Cobb Salad with Turkey is a great way to get your daily dose of vegetables and protein in one dish. It’s also a great way to use up any leftovers you have in the fridge. Enjoy!

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