Big Mac Salad with Secret Sauce

Big Mac Salad with Secret Sauce | DIY Joy Projects and Crafts Ideas

Image credits: Annette H. The Farm Wife. via YouTube


This big mac salad from Annette H. The Farm Wife. on YouTube is a fun take on the famous Big Mac burger of McDonald’s—a salad form. That’s right, this unique salad recipe is perfect for any potluck party or lunch dish for the family. It comes together quickly and easily and only needs a few ingredients.


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But the best part of this recipe is the secret sauce; it tastes exactly like the Big Mac dressing! So, if you’re a big fan of the famous Big Mac, you should try this in its unique salad form. Learn how to make it by watching the video below for the step by step instructions.


  • 1 lb ground beef
  • 1 tsp garlic powder
  • 2 tsp onion flakes
  • 2 tsp Worcestershire sauce
  • 1 head of lettuce
  • diced tomatoes
  • chopped green onions
  • chopped pickles
  • 1 cup shredded cheese
  • toasted sesame seeds

Secret Sauce:

  • 2 tbsp sweet relish
  • 2 tsp yellow mustard
  • 2 tbsp ketchup
  • 2 tsp vinegar
  • 1/2 cup mayo
  • 1/4 tsp paprika
  • 1/4 tsp cumin


Step 1

In a large pan, add the ground beef and season with 1 lb ground beef, 1 tsp garlic powder, 2 tsp onion flakes, and 2 tsp Worcestershire sauce. Mix well and cook until brown. Next, make the secret sauce. Combine 2 tbsp sweet relish, 2 tsp yellow mustard, 2 tbsp ketchup, 1/4 tsp paprika, 1/4 tsp cumin, 2 tsp vinegar, and 1/2 cup mayo in a medium bowl. Mix until well combined.

Making the big mac salad's secret sauce
Image credits: Annette H. The Farm Wife. via YouTubev

Step 2

Roughly chop the lettuce into big pieces and put it in a big bowl, then add the diced tomatoes, chopped pickles, chopped green onions, cooked ground beef, 1 cup of shredded cheese, and some toasted sesame seeds, then drizzle the secret sauce. Toss to combine and serve. Enjoy!

Assembling the big mac salad
Image credits: Annette H. The Farm Wife. via YouTubev

Big Mac Salad with Secret Sauce

Big Mac Salad with Secret Sauce

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