Cowboy Salad, Paul Newman's Favorite

Total Time
1hr 15mins
Prep 15 mins
Cook 1 hr

Cindy Kavor shared this award-winning recipe with the 100 Pennies Scholarship drive. This is a great make-ahead salad that delivers the goods.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. TO make the dressing, mix all the ingredients in a bowl.
  2. TO make the salad, mix all the ingredients in a bowl.
  3. ADD the dressing to the salad and leave in the refrigerator for one hour or one day.
  4. BEFORE serving the salad, add the chopped tomatoes and garnish with lime wedges and cilantro.
Most Helpful

Tasty & easy. Made just like the recipe instructed. I can see this stuffed inside a pita or rolled in a tortilla. I'd never had Newmans Olive Oil Vinegar dressing. It is delicious on it's own and also with the added ingredients in this salad.

CASunshine September 30, 2009

Took this to a Holiday dinner, they were serving enchiladas. The salad was very different and complimented the meal well. Had a few requests for the recipe too! Thanks for sharing!

TheGrumpyChef November 30, 2008