Caesar Salad On A Stick

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This is not a traditional Caesar, but definitely a tasty salad and with a different and fun way of presenting it.


  • 2 Cos lettuce, cut into quarters
  • 6 slices bacon
  • 1 small French bread, sliced
  • Sprinkle olive oil
  • Grated parmesan to serve
  • Salt and pepper

For the dressing

  • 60g blue cheese
  • ¼ cup sour cream
  • ¼ cup mayonnaise
  • Squeeze of lemon
  • Salt and pepper


Prepare the croutons, by sprinkling the slices of bread with olive oil and then toasting in a pan or under a grill. Make sure to watch them so they don’t burn. They should be golden and crispy. Cook the bacon in a pan until just cooked and cool. Add all the ingredients onto the wooden skewers alternating items as you go. Place on a platter and pour over the dressing and sprinkle with grated parmesan cheese.

For the dressing, blend the cheese, sour cream, mayonnaise and lemon juice until smooth. Season with salt and pepper to taste.

Makes 6

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