"A man who was fond of wine was offered some grapes at dessert after dinner. "Much obliged," said he, pushing the plate aside; "I am not accustomed to take my wine in pills."--Jean Antheleme Brillat-Savarin, The Physiology of Taste

Sensation Salad Recipe

  Tried it? Rate this Recipe:
 

 

Sensation Salad image
Sarah next to her dad in 2nd row on R along with other descendents of Jake & Velma Beavers Hollenshead @ the 2001 Hollenshead summer reunion at Lake Tyler, Texas

 

This recipe for Sensation Salad, by , is from Home Cooking of the Hollenshead Family , one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Sarah Hollenshead Willis
Added: Monday, May 25, 2009

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
2 c. vegetable oil
1/4 c. cider vinegar
1/3 c. lemon juice
1/3 c. fresh parsley, chopped
2-3 cloves garlic, chopped
1/2 tsp. salt
1/2 tsp. pepper
2 c. Romano cheese, freshly grated
3 heads iceberg lettuce, torn

Directions:
Directions:
Combine first 7 ingredients in a lg. jar. Cover tightly, and shake vigorously until blended; stir in cheese. Toss dressing as needed with lettuce; store the remaining dressing in refrigerator. I have also added toasted sesame seeds to the top before serving.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
18
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
Sarah Beth is the daughter of the late Bill & Nelwyn (Greene) Hollenshead & the granddaughter of the late Chester "Jake" & Velma (Beavers) Hollenshead. You see this salad at several restaurants in South Louisiana. I found this recipe long ago in a Southern Living magazine and have used it often.

 

 

 

Learn more about the process to create a cookbook -- or
Start your own personal family cookbook right now!  Here's to good eating!

Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!

 

Bookmark and Share

 

 

1107W  

Cookbooks are great for Holiday Gifts, Wedding Gifts, Bridal Shower ideas and Family Reunions!

*Recipes and photos entered into the Family Cookbook Project are provided by the submitting contributors. All rights are retained by the contributor. Please contact us if you believe copyright violations have occurred.


Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!