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This delicious salad is easy to prepare with ready-made ingredients, but it looks impressive.
Total Prep Time: 40 minutes
2 heads of romaine lettuce, washed and cut into pieces
1 can sweet corn
1 can of black beans, drained and rinsed
2 large tomatoes, diced
1-2 avocados, cubed
2 cooked chicken breasts
2 cups grated cheddar cheese
1 jar of ranch dressing
1 jar of BBQ Sauce
For onion rings:
1 onion, sliced and separated into rings
1/2 cup flour
1 t. season salt
1/2 cup milk or buttermilk
1 egg, lightly beaten
1/2 t. baking powder
For onion rings: mix flour, salt, buttermilk, baking powder and egg together in a bowl. Dip onion rings into batter and fry in at least 1 inch of oil heated to 375 degrees until golden brown. Remove to a plate lined with a paper towel.
Place romaine lettuce on a large platter. Place remaining salad ingredients in a decorative pattern on top of the lettuce or mix together. Drizzle with ranch dressing and BBQ sauce. Top with onion rings.