This Classic Creamy Pea Salad with Bacon is a delicious combination of sweet peas, bacon, cheddar cheese, red onion and a simple, zesty dressing. This simple side dish is perfect for the summer months and is a welcome addition to potlucks, cookouts, BBQs, and baby showers! Perfect for small or large gatherings, this easy side salad can be pulled together in just minutes and can also be made up to three days in advance.
Simple and easy ! My whole family loves this recipe so much. If it were for them, I’d be making this every day! Give it a shot, you’ll love it!To Make this Recipe You’ Will Need the following ingredients:
3 (14.5 ounce) cans sweet peas, drained
3 hard-cooked eggs, chopped
3/4 cup Cheddar cheese cubes
2/3 cup mayonnaise
1/2 cup onion, chopped
salt and ground black pepper to taste
In a large bowl add the peas, red onion, cheddar cheese, bacon and parsley.
In a small bowl whisk together sour cream, mayonnaise, cider vinegar, and sugar.
Pour the creamy mixture in the large bowl over the peas. Toss until the peas are fully coated. Chill for 30 minutes before serving.