Classic Pea Salad



  • 1/2 cup sour cream
  • 1/2 cup mayonnaise
  • 1 tablespoon granulated sugar
  • 1 tablespoon apple cider vinegar
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt, plus more to taste as needed
  • 4 cups frozen peas, thawed
  • 8 slices bacon, cooked and crumbled
  • 1/2 medium red onion, diced
  • 1 1/2 cups cheddar cheese, cubed small

How to Make Classic Pea Salad

Step 1: Prepare the Dressing

  1. In a large bowl, whisk together the sour cream, mayonnaise, granulated sugar, apple cider vinegar, and salt until well combined.

Step 2: Combine the Ingredients

  1. Add the thawed peas, cooked and crumbled bacon, diced red onion, and cubed cheddar cheese to the bowl.
  2. Gently stir to coat all the ingredients in the dressing.

Step 3: Chill and Serve

  1. Chill the salad in the refrigerator until ready to serve, but for at least 1 hour.
  2. Before serving, garnish with more crispy bacon if desired.

Enjoy your delicious Classic Pea Salad!


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