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Wedge salad
« on: October 10, 2017, 11:16:29 AM »
Anyone besides me do wedges? (no, NOT wedgie, Glenn) Had one last nite. This is pretty much what I do...and I've always salted my mater's, then drained them in my mesh screen basket first... especially when chopped up for tacos and burro toes. :tongue:

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Re: Wedge salad
« Reply #1 on: October 10, 2017, 11:26:07 AM »
nope!!!!!!! no wedgies for me!!!!!!!!!!
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Re: Wedge salad
« Reply #2 on: October 10, 2017, 11:36:30 AM »
But it's yer serving of daily veggies! Where else ya gonna get it?  :whistling:
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Re: Wedge salad
« Reply #3 on: October 10, 2017, 11:46:00 AM »
green beans?????
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Re: Wedge salad
« Reply #4 on: October 10, 2017, 12:17:30 PM »
green beans?????
well that AND katchup!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :happy1: :happy1:
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Re: Wedge salad
« Reply #5 on: October 10, 2017, 12:22:29 PM »
"Beans, beans, the magical veggie...better put some more on that daily wedgie"... :rotflmao: :rotflmao:
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Re: Wedge salad
« Reply #6 on: October 10, 2017, 12:49:23 PM »
Never heard of it, but I'll try it Reb.  good luck.

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Re: Wedge salad
« Reply #7 on: October 10, 2017, 01:05:14 PM »
Gee, here I thought I was probably slow to find out about this...I started doing it this Summer. Bet you'll like it, RH! Keep us informed...
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Re: Wedge salad
« Reply #8 on: October 10, 2017, 01:27:25 PM »
heard of it when Hubert H was gov. of Minn.  the Waverly house I think served it that way and my folks went there and my Dad picks up the wedge, takes a bite, and says " never salad served like this before but we don't get out often"   that's all it took get the party going I guess...    never had it that way, maybe someday...
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Re: Wedge salad
« Reply #9 on: October 10, 2017, 01:33:59 PM »
heard of it when Hubert H was gov. of Minn.  the Waverly house I think served it that way and my folks went there and my Dad picks up the wedge, takes a bite, and says " never salad served like this before but we don't get out often"   that's all it took get the party going I guess...    never had it that way, maybe someday...

You got a head of lettuce the other day! Quarter it; drizzle some dressing and chopped mixed goodies on, and yer set!  :tongue:
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Re: Wedge salad
« Reply #10 on: October 10, 2017, 01:40:21 PM »
First time I had one was at a place called The Red Lantern (I think) in Park Rapids back in the mid to late 70's.  I was young, the restaurant was dark inside, and I remember this being one of my first fine dining experiences.  Still, I ordered a hamburger because I was a picky eater.

The dinner salads were simple wedge salads.  I thought it was fancy ('cause I never saw a salad like that before), but my dad though the cook was too lazy to chop up the lettuce.

I ordered oil and vinegar as my dressing.  I don't know who I was trying to impress, but my father wasn't, and he told me I was nuts.  He was correct - as always - and it was the worst restaurant salad I ever had.

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Re: Wedge salad
« Reply #11 on: October 10, 2017, 02:11:26 PM »
heard of it when Hubert H was gov. of Minn.  the Waverly house I think served it that way and my folks went there and my Dad picks up the wedge, takes a bite, and says " never salad served like this before but we don't get out often"   that's all it took get the party going I guess...    never had it that way, maybe someday...

You got a head of lettuce the other day! Quarter it; drizzle some dressing and chopped mixed goodies on, and yer set!  :tongue:

that's too much salad!!!!! :rotflmao: :rotflmao: :happy1:
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Re: Wedge salad
« Reply #12 on: October 10, 2017, 02:12:49 PM »
Pffftttt.............salad! :pouty: :pouty: where's da meat and taters and katchup!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :hubba: :hubba: :happy1: :rotflmao: :rotflmao:
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Re: Wedge salad
« Reply #13 on: October 10, 2017, 02:14:49 PM »
And exactly what would yer nutritionist say?  What food group are you referring to?  ;)  :rotflmao:
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Re: Wedge salad
« Reply #14 on: October 10, 2017, 02:15:22 PM »
the BEEF!!!!
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Re: Wedge salad
« Reply #15 on: October 10, 2017, 02:16:58 PM »
And exactly what would yer nutritionist say?  What food group are you referring to?  ;)  :rotflmao:
protien and vegtables. :happy1: :happy1:
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Re: Wedge salad
« Reply #16 on: October 10, 2017, 02:17:14 PM »
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Re: Wedge salad
« Reply #17 on: October 10, 2017, 02:19:51 PM »
heard of it when Hubert H was gov. of Minn.  the Waverly house I think served it that way and my folks went there and my Dad picks up the wedge, takes a bite, and says " never salad served like this before but we don't get out often"   that's all it took get the party going I guess...    never had it that way, maybe someday...

You got a head of lettuce the other day! Quarter it; drizzle some dressing and chopped mixed goodies on, and yer set!  :tongue:

that's too much salad!!!!! :rotflmao: :rotflmao: :happy1:

Buy a small head of lettuce, or cut it into 1/8's, ya wedge head!    :rotflmao: :rotflmao:

I'm surprised I've hadn't heard about a wedge salad years ago.....but even better,  I HAVE enjoyed COBB SALADS for many years, been that long since I had one. I love 'em. Was a couple restaurants here in CAWchester that used to have 'em...


https://www.epicurious.com/recipes/food/views/cobb-salad-11049
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Re: Wedge salad
« Reply #18 on: October 10, 2017, 02:45:44 PM »
were you eating Cobb salads or Chef salads??????!!!!!!!! :rotflmao: :rotflmao: ;)
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Re: Wedge salad
« Reply #19 on: October 10, 2017, 02:49:33 PM »
Cobb, ya knob!!!  :doofus:   Go make yer wedgie!  :rotflmao:
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