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Big-as-an-Ice Burg Salad


  • 3 tablespoons red onion, chopped

  • 1/3 cup cilantro leaves, 2 handfuls

  • 1 lime, juiced

  • 2 tablespoons red wine vinegar

  • 1/2 cup extra virgin olive oil (EVOO)

  • 1 teaspoon salt

  • 1 large head iceberg lettuce, core removed and quartered


In a food processor, combine onion, cilantro, lime juice and vinegar. Turn processor on and stream in EVOO from the chute. Add salt. When the dressing is smooth, green and emulsified in appearance, turn off processor. Place quarters of iceberg lettuce on a serving platter or on individual salad plates. Pour dressing over "ice burgs" and serve.