Ranch House Salad With Pecan Vinaigrette

Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 0 mins

This comes from Southern Living. Served at Bald Eagle Ranch in Bandera, Texas. I am still cleaning out my stash and wanted to save. It sounds wonderful.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Divide greens evenly onto 4 salad plates; top with cabbage and cheese. Arrange tomato wedges and avocado over greens.
  2. Pour oil to depth of 1/2 inch in a skillet and heat to 350 degrees. Fry tortilla strips in hot oil until crisp, about 1 minute. Drain on paper towels.
  3. Drizzle salads with Pecan Vinaigrette and top with tortilla strips.
  4. For dressing, process first 5 ingredients and if desired, sherry, in a blender until smooth. Turn blender on high and add olive oil gradually in a slow, steady stream until thickened. Stir in the pecans.
Most Helpful

Great salad! I loved the pecan vinaigrette and all the different flavors and textures were very tasty. Thanks! Made for KK"s Going Green game.

Sharon123 March 24, 2010