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1/2 head iceberg lettuce
1/2 bunch watercress
1 small bunch curly endive
1/2 head romaine lettuce
2 T. minced chives
2 medium tomatoes, peeled, seeded and diced
1 whole chicken breast, cooked, boned, skinned and diced
6 slices bacon, cooked and diced
1 avocado, peeled and diced
3 hard-cooked eggs, peeled and diced
1/3 cup Roquefort cheese, crumbled
French dressing (recipe follows)

Chop lettuce, watercress, endive and romaine in very fine pieces using a
knife or a food processor. Mix chopped ingredients together in one large
wide bowl, or in individual wide shallow bowls. Add chives. Arrange
tomatoes, chicken, bacon, avocado and eggs in narrow strips or wedges
across top of greens. Sprinkle with cheese. Chill.

At serving time, toss with 1/2 cup French Dressing.
Pass remaining dressing.

French Dressing

1/4 cup water
1/4 cup red wine vinegar
1/4 tsp. granulated sugar
1 1/2 tsp. lemon juice
1/2 tsp. salt
1/2 tsp. black pepper
1/2 tsp. Worcestershire sauce
3/4 tsp. dry mustard
1/2 clove garlic, minced
1/4 cup olive oil
3/4 cup vegetable oil

Combine water, vinegar, sugar, lemon juice, salt, pepper, Worcestershire sauce,
mustard, garlic and oils in a container with lid. Shake well before using.


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Original CobbSalad Review, June 23, 2006 - 12:55 PM
Reviewer: Anonymous from North Carolina
Finally, a recipe true to the original Cobb Salad! It is fantastic and even includes the recipe for the dressing. Easy and delicious, without any trendy substituted ingredients.

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