Turkey Caesar Salad
Low Fat Recipe
The easiest caesar salad you'll ever prepare! Deli sliced turkey breast with lettuce, croutons and fat free Caesar salad dressing.
2 6-oz. packages oven roasted deli thin sliced turkey breast
1 head romaine lettuce
3/4 cup fat free Caesar salad dressing
Slice fat free oven roasted turkey slices into one inch by 3-inch strips.
Toss lettuce leaves with dressing. Portion on to four plates. Top with turkey strips and garnish with croutons.
Origins of Caesar Salad?
There are different tales as to who invented Caesar salad. Caesar (Cesare) Cardini Caesar was born near Lago Maggiore, Italy, in 1896. He emigrated to the U.S. after World War I with his brother Alex. The Cardini's lived in San Diego but operated a restaurant in Tijuana to circumvent Prohibition. According to Caesar's daughter Rosa, on July 4th, 1924, the salad was created on a busy weekend at Caesar's Restaurant. It is said that Caesar was short of supplies and didn't want to disappoint the customers so he concocted this salad with what was on hand.
Recipe makes 4 servings.