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seven layer salad recipe

7 Layer Salad

  • Author: Lynette
  • Prep Time: 15 min
  • Cook Time: 0 min
  • Total Time: 15 min
  • Yield: 12 1x
  • Category: Salad
  • Cuisine: North American


Traditional 7 layer salad topped with a two ingredient dressing and bacon!


  • 1 head of lettuce, chopped
  • 1 small onion, diced
  • 1 small green pepper, diced
  • 1 cup celery, diced
  • 10 oz green peas, uncooked
  • 2 cups miracle whip
  • 2 teaspoons sugar
  • 4 oz shredded cheddar cheese
  • 8 slices bacon, fully cooked and crumbled


  1. Layer the following in order using a “9×13” pan.
    1. lettuce
    2. onion
    3. green pepper
    4. celery
    5. green peas
  2. Combine miracle whip and sugar to create the salad dressing.  Add to the top of the layers.
  3. Sprinkle the cheese then the bacon on top.


This salad is best if made the day before so that the flavors can party! Make sure to keep refrigerated.