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Seven Layer Salad

Seven Layer Salad is a classic Southern side dish that’s perfect for a family gathering or a potluck.

Prep Time 30 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes
Servings 12 servings
Susanne Susanne Eagan


  • 2 cups mayonnaise
  • 2 tablespoons sugar
  • 1 head of Romaine lettuce
  • 1 medium yellow onion diced
  • 1 12 bag of frozen peas still frozen
  • 3 hardboiled eggs chopped
  • 3 cups shredded sharp cheddar cheese
  • 1 lb. bacon chopped


  1. In a large bowl or 9x13 casserole dish layer together ingredients in this order: lettuce, onion, egg, bacon, cheese and peas.
  2. In a small bowl combine mayonnaise and sugar to make the dressing.
  3. Spread the mayonnaise and sugar mixture over the top.
  4. Cover and place in your refrigerator 8 to 24 hours. Toss before serving.