Make a Grilled Wedge Salad That's Hearty Enough for Dinner

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Hey, Grill Master! Isn’t it time you stepped up to the Grilled Wedge Salad?

Summertime isn’t getting any longer. And sure, you’re already a legend in front of the coals.
Your burgers and dogs make kids sit up straight. Even at the picnic table.
BBQ chicken doesn’t dare flare up on your watch. Not a chance.
Your baby back ribs don’t fall from the bone, they leap from it.
To steaks, chops and brats — Crosshatch is your middle name.

And veggies? Sure. You grill ’em. You’ve never met a corn on the cob, zucchini or artichoke you couldn’t make more mouthwatering. But up until now, your salad’s been nothing but tossed.

So Grill Master, it’s time you become a Wedge Master.

  • Take a Risk with This Irresistible Salad 1 of 7

    This savory salad is a total crowd pleaser. Learn how to make it in just 5 simple steps!

  • Start with 5-ingredient Blue Cheese Dressing 2 of 7

    That's right: This creamy dressing has only 5 ingredients (and one is a secret!). Watch the video. Get the recipe. Expert tip: Consider doubling or tripling the portion sizes if you're making a whole head of iceberg!

  • Grab a Handful of Eggs 3 of 7

    Hard-boil and peel 'em. Set them aside.

  • Chop Some Red Onion 4 of 7

    Because real salads don't cry.

  • Don’t Forget the Bacon 5 of 7

    Let's be honest: Bacon is an essential part of any wedge salad! For many, it's what makes the salad so appealing.

  • Grill Some Iceberg Lettuce 6 of 7

    Here's what makes this salad so unique. What to do: Cut head of iceberg into 6 or 8 even wedges. Spray or brush lightly with cooking oil, just on the cut sides. Place on a hot, preheated grill for 4 minutes on each cut side. Serve warm or chilled — your choice!

  • Enjoy Your Masterpiece 7 of 7

    Real grill masters take risks! Whipping up this hearty salad is the perfect opportunity to do so. What are you waiting for?

A hearty chunk of crisp iceberg lettuce, smoky bacon, hard cooked eggs and obligatory tomatoes, dressed with tangy Blue Cheese Dressing and a sprinkling of chopped red onion, if you please.

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