Leftover Steak & Blue Cheese Salad
INGREDIENTS
  • For the salad
  • 4-6 ounce leftover ribeye steak
  • 1-1/2 cups iceberg lettuce, chopped
  • 10 cherry tomatoes, cut in half
  • 3 thin slices red onion, diced
  • 1 stalk green onion, diced
  • For the homemade blue cheese dressing
  • 1 1/2 cups real mayonnaise
  • 1 cup sour cream
  • 5 oz. blue cheese
  • 2 t. fresh lemon juice
  • 2 T. minced onion
  • 1 tsp. garlic powder
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • milk to thin, start with 1/4 cup and go from there
DIRECTIONS
  1. Microwave cooked leftover steak 2 minutes.
  2. Chop and dice lettuce, tomatoes, red and green onion and place on your plate.
  3. Thinly slice the steak into strips and place on top of salad.
  4. Top with blue cheese dressing.
  5. To make blue cheese dressing
  6. Pour mayo, sour cream, blue cheese, and lemon juice into blender. Blend to desired "chunkiness".
  7. Stir in remaining ingredients. Add just enough milk to make it the thickness you prefer. Blend. It will thicken during chilling.
  8. Serve and place leftover in the fridge.
RECIPE BACKSTORY
My summer has been filled with salad! It's been so darn hot here and I don't want to heat up the kitchen and I want to eat light! It's just me home for lunch in the summer so a salad works for me! I've been packing DH a salad in his lunchbox and he's been enjoying it! The kids love salad as well and they've been eating alot of salad too! I had a leftover ribeye steak from our 4th of July cookout and I was craving a salad for lunch! I also had some leftover homemade blue cheese dressing that I had made thru the week so this was perfect for my salad idea! It was delicious so if you like steak and blue cheese, you'll love this salad!