Cobb Salad

Eat Cobb*

Preparation info
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    • Difficulty


    • Ready in

      35 min

Appears in
Well Fed Weeknights: Complete Paleo Meals in 45 Minutes or Less

By Melissa Joulwan

Published 2016

  • About

Midnight, Hollywood, 1937. Robert Cobb, owner of the legendary Brown Derby, was peckish. So he and his pal Sid Grauman (of Chinese Theatre fame) grabbed leftovers from the restaurant’s fridge: salad greens, avocado, cheese, chicken breast, a hard-boiled egg, bacon. Grauman had recently been to the dentist and wasn’t chewing well, so they chopped everything into bite-sized pieces before tossing the salad with a vinaigr