This traditional Seven Layer Salad is piled high with peas, crumbled bacon, cheese, and more! Perfect for potlucks, holidays and barbecues! Light, crunchy, and colorful, this easy Seven Layer Salad recipe is always a hit for any occasion.
7 Layer Pea Salad
7 Layer Pea Salad Recipe
- 1 head of iceberg lettuce torn up in bite size pieces
- 3 Hard boiled eggs sliced
- 1 small bag frozen peas
- 1 medium red onion diced
- 3 celery stalks diced
- 1 green bell pepper diced
- 1/2 cup bacon crumbled
- 1 cup shredded Cheddar cheese
- 3 cups Miracle Whip or Mayo
- 2 TBSP Garlic Powder
- 4 TBSP Sugar
- Salt and Pepper to taste
Prepare all veggies as directed.
Using a trifle bowl/dish or a deep serving bowl create layers with the ingredients.
Begin the layers with the torn up iceberg lettuce.
Top lettuce with sliced eggs and some salt and pepper.
Top eggs with frozen peas.
Top peas with onion.
Top onion with celery.
Top celery with the green pepper.
Top green pepper with the MIRACLE WHIP mixture. Completely cover the veggies with this mixture. Using a wooden spoon, smooth out the mixture.
Top MIRACLE WHIP mixture with bacon.
Top bacon with shredded cheddar cheese.
Cover dish with foil or plastic wrap and refrigerate the salad for at least 8 hours.
Once refrigerated for at least 8 hours it is ready to enjoy! Yum!
Sandra Sears says
This looks and sounds very delicious! I'm thinking it would be great as a side dish!
This looks rather tasty. Mmmm. Would love to try this!
Uplifting Families says
My mother in law makes a version of this Salas for Thanksgiving. I'm not a fan of celery so I would skip that ingredient. Everything else sounds good.
C (Kid Things) says
Yum! Looks good and really easy, too. Anything covered in Miracle Whip can't be bad, though.
Masshole Mommy says
I have never had anything like this before. I sounds really good!
Sarah Halstead says
That looks so delicious! Yum. May need to try this.
Amber Nicole Blog says
I make a 7 layer salad similar to this and OH MY GOSH I just love it!
Oh I might have to try this on my next picnic
Soiree Design Studio says
This would be a great way for me to get my kids to eat peas! I may have to give this a try.
Looks good. I need just one ingredient and I can make this.,
Mama to 5 says
Oh that recipe sounds perfect for picnic outings. Looks so easy to make too!
Wow what a fabulous salad to take to a picnic or family get together. It looks so fresh and light.
Liz Mays says
I love a good layered salad. I should make this for my friends.
Janeane Davis says
I feel so behind the times! I have only been using Miracle Whip for sandwiches. I am going to have to check it out for more.
Becca Wilson says
This looks sooo good. My little ones would eat this up.
BonBon Rose Girls Kristin says
That looks SO tasty and perfect for holiday celebrations!
We do love Miracle Whip! And my kids love peas. A match made in salad heaven!
this looks so delicious but 8 hours is so long! i may have to try this anyways!
That looks yummy. I will have to make it to take to my mom's on New Years.
tara pittman says
This is the only way I will eat peas. This salad is my favorite
Lois Alter Mark says
Wow, that looks delicious and I can rationalize that it's very healthy because of the peas 🙂
Cousin Becky says
Hubby's favorite is 7 layered salad and I always wait for my sister to make it for holidays. Have to step it up