My darling Grandmother has been making a version of this salad for many years. While she makes her recipe with a dash of this and a smidgen of that, this recipe is as close to hers as I have ever tasted.
I usually half this recipe for my little family.
1 head lettuce, chopped fine 1 onion, chopped fine 16 oz. frozen peas 1 head cauliflower, chopped fine 1 lb bacon, fried crisp and crumbled 1/4 cup sugar 2 cups mayonnaise 1/3 cup shredded Cheddar Cheese
1 Layer in preceding order. 2 Cover tightly and refrigerate overnight. 3 Toss before serving.