Mr. Food: Easy Peasy Pea Salad

This Easy Peasy Pea Salad is the pea salad to end all pea salad recipes! It’s a cinch to put together, and it’s packed full of flavor! The fresh pop-in-your-mouth peas, mixed with crispy bacon, rich cheddar, and a creamy sauce will have everyone asking for seconds. This simple Southern pea salad is perfect as an Easter recipe, or any time of year.

What You’ll Need

  • 1 cup mayonnaise
  • 2 tablespoons milk
  • 1 tablespoon granulated sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon black pepper
  • 2 (13-ounce) packages frozen peas, thawed
  • 5 slices cooked crispy bacon, crumbled
  • 1 cup diced sharp cheddar cheese
  • 1/2 cup chopped red onion

What to Do

  1. In a large bowl, combine mayonnaise, milk, sugar, salt, and pepper; mix well. Stir in remaining ingredients. Cover and refrigerate until ready to serve.