How to Make a Quick and Easy Chop Salad

Take simple ingredients from your fridge and make a quick delicious salad

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How to Make a Quick and Easy Chop Salad Recipe
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This recipe is of preference so if there is something you don't like, take it out or substitute it! There is no exact serving size/quantities so go with how many you will be serving (I served 3)

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Also, please be careful with cutting! I recommend doing this with a bit of knife skills so there aren't any band-aids needed :)

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Wash your veggies

Wash your veggies

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Ingredients

Ingredients

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First, line up your lettuce

First, line up your lettuce

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Then carefully cut horizontally across your lettuce

Then carefully cut horizontally across your lettuce

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Chop those horizontal strips in half or more

Chop those horizontal strips in half or more

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Add to your mixing bowl

Add to your mixing bowl

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Next, get celery

Next, get celery

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Cut down the stock on each for long narrow strips and cut those strips done the middle (making 8 strips from two stocks)

Cut down the stock on each for long narrow strips and cut those strips done the middle (making 8 strips from two stocks)

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Chop up the strips

Chop up the strips

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Add in mixing bowl

Add in mixing bowl

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Cut your carrot down the long way

Cut your carrot down the long way

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Chop and cut off the root stubs at the fat end if you'd like and cut the larger pieces in half

Chop and cut off the root stubs at the fat end if you'd like and cut the larger pieces in half

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Add in mixing bowl

Add in mixing bowl

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Cut your cucumber in half, then half again

Cut your cucumber in half, then half again

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Chop up

Chop up

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Add in mixing bowl

Add in mixing bowl

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Cut off desired width from the onion

Cut off desired width from the onion

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Chop (see my other guide to see how to prevent the tears :])

Chop (see my other guide to see how to prevent the tears :])

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Add in mixing bowl

Add in mixing bowl

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Stack your cheese slices

Stack your cheese slices

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Cut down then across, it should resemble lots of squares. Then separate them with your hand

Cut down then across, it should resemble lots of squares. Then separate them with your hand

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Add in mixing bowl

Add in mixing bowl

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Add in your goldfish ( these act as croutons!)

Add in your goldfish ( these act as croutons!)

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This is how it should look like

This is how it should look like

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Add your dressing (in the beginning I had Russian but I changed it)

Add your dressing (in the beginning I had Russian but I changed it)

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After adding the dressing

After adding the dressing

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Get tongs or salad mixers to mix!

Get tongs or salad mixers to mix!

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This is my one handed rendition of how to mix it so sorry for its awkwardness! The action should be like pinch, twist, and pull up. This will bring the outsides and bottom together so it is all mixed.

This is my one handed rendition of how to mix it so sorry for its awkwardness! The action should be like pinch, twist, and pull up. This will bring the outsides and bottom together so it is all mixed.

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Finally, serve! I hope you enjoy!

Finally, serve! I hope you enjoy!

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