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Country Picnic Salad

Country Picnic Salad

Toss a salad packed with flavor and protein.

Gluten Free:
Serving Size:
Total Time:
Under 15 minutes
Preparation Time:
Under 15 minutes
Preparation Method:
No Cook
Meal Occasion:
Level of Difficulty:
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This recipe is recommended for 4 servings
  • 4 cups (1/2-inch) strips romaine lettuce
  • 2 cups HORMEL® CURE 81® Boneless Ham, diced
  • 4 Roasted Florina Sweet Pepper Strips
  • 16 country mixed olives
  • 1 small red onion, thinly sliced
  • 1/2 cup extra-virgin olive oil
  • 1/4 cup red wine vinegar
  • 2 tablespoons grated Parmesan cheese
  • 1/4 teaspoon dried basil leaves
  • 1/4 teaspoon dry mustard
  • 1/4 teaspoon dried oregano leaves
  • 1 clove garlic, minced
  • Toasted pita bread wedges, if desired


  1. In large bowl, toss together lettuce, ham, roasted peppers, olives and onion.
  2. To make dressing, in small bowl, whisk together oil and vinegar. Add cheese, basil, mustard, oregano and garlic; blend well.
  3. Toss salad with dressing before serving. Serve with toasted pita wedges.