Yields one large serving dish

Preparation time: 30-45 minutes

Refrigeration Time: Overnight


• 1 head iceberg lettuce - shredded

• 2 cans red kidney beans - drained and washed well

• 1 bag shredded cheese (colby, Monterey Jack, or cheddar)

• 2 bunches scallions, chopped

• 3-4 tomatoes - chopped

• 1 regular sized bag Fritos - smashed

• 1 large bottle Ranch dressing


• Large mixing bowl

• Large serving dish

• Saran Wrap


  1. In a large serving dish, layer twice as follows: lettuce, beans, scallions, tomatoes, cheese, Fritos

  2. Cover with Saran Wrap and place in the refrigerator (at least overnight) until you are ready to serve.

  3. When you are ready to serve, toss the entire layered salad with Ranch dressing and place in the very large serving dish