Italian-Style Chef Salad with Creamy Pesto Dressing

READY IN: 10mins
Recipe by yooper

A wonderful main dish salad that comes together very quickly!

Top Review by rosslare

Love the pesto dressing, didn't add any milk. The salad was good as well, nice combo.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. To prepare the Creamy Pesto Dressing, stir together the mayonnaise or salad dressing, sour cream, Parmesan cheese, pesto, and garlic in a small bowl.
  2. Stir in milk, 1 teaspoon at a time, to make of desired consistency; set aside.
  3. Divide the greens among four individual salad bowls or serving plates.
  4. Arrange the mozzarella or provolone cheese, ham or turkey, salami or prosciutto, tomato, yellow or green pepper, onion and artichoke hearts over the greens.
  5. Drizzle with the Creamy Pesto Dressing.

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