This is a light and refreshing salad that needs to be eaten as soon as you add the dressing.

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Recipe Summary

prep:
20 mins
total:
20 mins
Servings:
7
Yield:
6 to 8 servings
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Ingredients

7
Original recipe yields 7 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified
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Directions

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  • Place bacon in a large, deep skillet. Cook over medium high heat until evenly brown. Drain, crumble and set aside.

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  • In a large bowl, toss together the romaine, beets, onion, cheese and dressing until evenly coated. Sprinkle with the crumbled bacon and serve immediately.

Nutrition Facts

283 calories; protein 7.1g 14% DV; carbohydrates 12.7g 4% DV; fat 23.3g 36% DV; cholesterol 22.6mg 8% DV; sodium 936.9mg 38% DV. Full Nutrition
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Reviews (13)

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Most helpful positive review

Rating: 4 stars
09/02/2003
This was an excellent salad however I hate beets. I omitted those and added artichoke hearts instead. YUM! I will definately make this again! Read More
(12)

Most helpful critical review

Rating: 1 stars
01/23/2003
That was the best salad ever. you should try it Read More
(7)
20 Ratings
  • 5 star values: 9
  • 4 star values: 8
  • 3 star values: 2
  • 2 star values: 0
  • 1 star values: 1
Rating: 4 stars
09/02/2003
This was an excellent salad however I hate beets. I omitted those and added artichoke hearts instead. YUM! I will definately make this again! Read More
(12)
Rating: 4 stars
02/07/2004
My company and I throughly enjoyed this salad. I used butter lettuce instead of romaine and added walnuts and crumbled goat cheese. Very tasty! Read More
(9)
Rating: 4 stars
02/07/2004
Very good. The beet and bacon flavors go well together. Read More
(8)
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Rating: 1 stars
01/22/2003
That was the best salad ever. you should try it Read More
(7)
Rating: 4 stars
01/22/2003
This is really wonderful for a diet item to be added on top of cottage cheese and add top with goodies to look good Read More
(6)
Rating: 5 stars
10/25/2004
Liked the combination of flavors and colors. This was really a pretty salad. Will make again. Used regular spring mix instead of romaine and real bacon bits as a timesaver. Read More
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Rating: 4 stars
08/16/2010
I'm new to beets and have never had them in a salad so I wanted to start with a quick no fuss recipe to test them out. This is a great one. Simple not a lot of prep and tastes fantastic! Read More
(4)
Rating: 5 stars
02/03/2006
Wonderful. Very tasty and beautiful. I used imitaion soy bacon. Thanks for the recipe. Read More
(4)
Rating: 4 stars
07/21/2005
A little bland but a colorful way to add beets to your diet and it's pretty tasty Read More
(3)
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