7-Layer Salad

Submitted by ALONG37264

 

1 head of lettuce chopped
1 cup of frozen peas (thaw to room temp)
1 cup sweet onion, chopped (red onion is pretty in the layers)
1 cup green pepper, chopped
1 cup celery slices
Layer the vegetables in order given in deep glass bowl such as a trifle bowl.
 
Dressing:
1 cup mayonaise
1 cup sour cream
1 1/2 Tbsp. sugar
Mix together and spread over top of veggies.
 
2 1/2 cups of shredded cheddar cheese
1/2  to 3/4 cup of Bacon bits
 
Sprinkle the cheese over the dressing then sprinkle bacon bits over the cheese.
Chill for 24 hours. Toss before serving