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This salad recipe uses a full pound of maple bacon and lots of ranch dressing for a delicious side salad!

Mad Dog Salad

I like to add a touch of pickled peppers for mild heat to this salad.
Course Salad
Cuisine American
Keyword family recipes, kid-friendly recipes, party recipes
Prep Time 2 minutes
Cook Time 3 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes
Servings 6 servings
Calories 330kcal


  • 6 cups chopped romaine lettuce
  • 1 pound maple bacon fried and diced
  • 1 cup chopped grape tomatoes
  • 1/4 cup chopped green onions
  • 2 tablespoons diced pickled jalapenos
  • 1/4 to 1/2 cup bottled ranch salad dressing


  • Add the lettuce, bacon, tomatoes, green onions, and jalapenos to a large bowl.
  • Top with 1/4 cup of dressing and toss to coat. Add more dressing as needed to dress to your liking.
  • Serve immediately.


Calories: 330kcal | Carbohydrates: 4g | Protein: 10g | Fat: 30g | Saturated Fat: 10g | Cholesterol: 49mg | Sodium: 588mg | Potassium: 345mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 1g | Vitamin A: 4455IU | Vitamin C: 6.5mg | Calcium: 25mg | Iron: 1mg