Seriously, this salad rivals any Italian Chopped Salad you could get in a restaurant. This hearty salad is loaded with great flavors and textures. The easy homemade Italian vinaigrette makes this salad addicting. You're family is going to love this one!
1 large head Romaine lettuce, chopped
1 pint small cherry tomatoes, halved
1 cucumber, peeled then cut in half and sliced
1/2 of one red onion, diced
1 cup olives
1 cup Pepperoncini peppers, sliced
1/2 cup pepperoni, cut into halves
1/2 cup hard salami, chopped
3 slices Asiago cheese, chopped
Pecorino Romano, diced
1/2 cup extra-virgin olive oil
1/4 cup red wine vinegar
juice from 1/2 lemon
2 cloves garlic, minced
1 tsp dried oregano
1 tsp dried basil
1 tsp onion powder
1/2 tsp crushed red pepper flakes
salt and pepper, to taste
Toss all salad ingredients in a large bowl.
In a liquid measuring cup or small bowl, whisk together the dressing ingredients.
Drizzle prepared dressing over the salad.
Recipe by About a Mom at https://www.aboutamom.com/italian-chopped-salad-american-flatbread-pizza/