Cobb salad

or cobb sal·ad

[ kob-sal-uhd ]

  1. a salad of lettuce, chopped chicken breast, bacon, cheddar, avocado, tomato, and hard-boiled egg, typically with a blue cheese and vinaigrette dressing.

Origin of Cobb salad

First recorded in 1945–50; named after Robert Howard Cobb (1899–1970), U.S. restaurateur and owner of the Brown Derby restaurants

Words Nearby Cobb salad Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023