Mom's "the Best" Lettuce/Pea Salad

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READY IN: 20mins
SERVES: 8-10
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • prepare this salad the DAY BEFORE you want to serve it.
  • It just isn't as good made the morning of.
  • after lettuce is throughly dried, tear into pieces in put in large bowl (one that doesn't have a large size rim).
  • on top of lettuce place the chopped green onion, celery, drained water chestnuts, and well drained, uncooked frozen peas.
  • Do not mix over the top of this, spread the hellman's mayo to edges of bowl sealing the salad in cover tightly and place in fridge until the next day.
  • dice 2 cups cheddar cheese and place in a plastic bag and put in fridge to toss with salad the next day.
  • Just before serving, add the cubed cheese to the salad and mix all well.
  • Pour into nice serving bowl and enjoy!
  • note: do not add salt as it will draw moisture and salad will have liquid in it by the serve time.
  • guest may add pepper and salt when salad is served.
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