Welcome to a week-long celebration of all things egg… peel back the shells and enjoy some new ways to have an egg-cellent meal.
Monday – Dessert First – Cadbury Deviled Eggs
Tuesday – Devilish Dishes – Inside Out Deviled Eggs
Wednesday – Entrée Entries – Scotch Eggs
Thursday – Global Ovals – Bauernsalat
Friday – Tour d’ America – Pittsburgh Maurice Salad
Simple chicken and ham elevated by a zesty dressing makes this Pittsburgh staple a great addition to your next salad bar night. The days of watching yellow slivers of goodness tumble to the bottom of the bowl come to an end by adding the chopped egg to the dressing.
Swiss is too mild a cheese to stand up to the smoked ham and pepper jelly. Next time I would either leave it off or go with a smoked cheese… or I might just be starting a smoked Gouda phase?
Leftover lemon pepper or BBQ chicken would work just as well.
Tomatoes are not in season yet and a nice ripe small local grown (picked ripe not green) would be a great contrast to the tang of the dressing.