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Cobb Salad

Nutritional Information is for the Salad without dressing.
Course Main Course, Salad, Side Dish
Cuisine American
Keywords Cobb Salad
Protein Egg
Cooking Method fresh chopping
Hot/Cold Dish Cold
Prep Time 20 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes
Servings 4 Servings
Author jughandle

What You Will Need:

  • 1/2 head Romaine lettuce
  • 1/2 head Boston Lettuce
  • 1 bunch Curly endive - frisee
  • 1/2 bunch Watercress - coarsely chopped
  • 6 Slices bacon - crumbled
  • 2 avocados - cubed
  • 3 hard cooked eggs - chopped
  • 1 skinless chicken breasts - cooked and diced
  • 1 tomato - chopped finely
  • 2 Tbsp fresh chives
  • 1 C Brown Derby French Dressing - Served on the side See Recipe Below



  • Cook the bacon until crisp on both sides. Cool, then crumble the bacon and set aside.
  • In a large salad bowl, toss together the various finely chopped lettuces and watercress.
  • Arrange the chicken, the bacon, egg, tomato, and the avocado decoratively over the greens and garnish the salad with the chives.
  • Serve 1 cup of the dressing on the side separately.


The beauty of this salad is in the presentation. Each ingredient is grouped in rows, side by side.


Nutrition Facts
Cobb Salad
Amount Per Serving (1 g)
Calories 411 Calories from Fat 288
% Daily Value*
Fat 32g49%
Saturated Fat 7g44%
Cholesterol 179mg60%
Sodium 318mg14%
Potassium 1029mg29%
Carbohydrates 13g4%
Fiber 8g33%
Sugar 3g3%
Protein 18g36%
Vitamin A 8270IU165%
Vitamin C 20.7mg25%
Calcium 71mg7%
Iron 2.3mg13%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.