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- n. A salad consisting of iceberg lettuce, watercress, endive and Romaine lettuce with tomato, bacon, chicken, hard-boiled egg, avocado, chives, Roquefort cheese and a red wine vinaigrette
Developed by Robert Cobb of the Brown Derby restaurant circa 1937. (Wiktionary)
In their hands were spears, long forks, chips and salsa, and, cradled in one man’s arms, a Cobb salad in Saran Wrap.