Bacon & egg braai salad with blue cheese

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A twist on a Caesar salad perfect for you next summer braai!



  • 2 – 3 baby gem or butter lettuce
  • A small handful of watercress
  • A small bunch of chives, chopped
  • 125gms streak bacon, chopped
  • 3 eggs, hard-boiled
  • 60 – 100gms of blue cheese depending on how much you like

Blue cheese dressing:

  • 50gms blue cheese
  • ½ cup Hellman’s mayonnaise
  • ½ cup full fat Greek-style yoghurt
  • 1 Tbsp white wine vinegar
  • 1 tsp Worcestershire sauce
  • Black pepper
  • 1 Tbsp chopped chives (optional)


  1. Add all the ingredients to the bowl of a small food processor and blend until smooth.
  2. Stir through the chopped chives if you are adding them.
  3. Boil the eggs, cool, peel and cut into quarters.
  4. While the eggs are boiling, fry your bacon until crispy and then drain on paper.
  5. Just before you want to serve this salad, arrange the lettuce leaves on flat platter and top with all the bits.
  6. Drizzle over the dressing and serve.
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