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Best Cobb Salad Ever

This cobb salad recipe has homemade roasted chicken breast, crispy bacon, jammy eggs, tomatoes, blue cheese, romaine lettuce and a delicious dressing. It's full of healthy protein and is so easy to make!
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time0 mins
Total Time10 mins
Course: Main
Cuisine: American
Keyword: cobb salad, dressing for cobb salad, jammy eggs
Servings: 4
Author: Hip Foodie Mom


For the dressing:

  • 1/3 cup apple cider vinegar
  • 1 tablespoon Dijon mustard
  • 2/3 cup extra virgin olive oil
  • 1/2 tsp kosher salt more or less, as desired
  • 1/4 tsp Freshly ground black pepper more or less, as desired

For the salad:

  • 1 head romaine lettuce coarsely chopped
  • 4 hard boiled eggs or jammy eggs* peeled and quartered
  • 12 oz cooked chicken breast diced or cubed
  • 8 slices thick cut bacon cooked and cut or crumbled
  • 1 avocado thinly sliced
  • 5 oz. crumbled blue cheese
  • 2 roma tomatoes diced (you can also use cherry tomatoes)
  • 1 cup pecans roasted if desired
  • Fresh chives finely diced


  • In a jar, shake together or whisk together the vinegar, mustard, and oil and season with salt and pepper.
  • On a large platter, spread out lettuce, and then add rows of all the ingredients: pecans, jammy eggs, chicken, bacon, avocado, blue cheese, and tomatoes.
  • Season with salt and pepper, drizzle with dressing, garnish with chives and enjoy!


* See my notes on jammy eggs within the blog post