Steak Salad and Creamy Avocado Dressing

This steak salad with homemade creamy avocado salad dressing is a combination of warm and cozy and summery and light all mixed into one! This dish marries the hearty, rich flavors of steak with the fresh, smooth, and delicious homemade avocado dressing topped on a bed of greens.

This steak salad honestly works great in both the colder months as a comforting winter dish and the warmer months for a picnic. It’s so versatile! Be sure to keep reading past the recipe card for tips and serving suggestions!

Steak Salad with Creamy Avocado Dressing | Gathered In The Kitchen

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Steak Salad with Creamy Avocado Dressing | Gathered In The Kitchen

Creamy Avocado Dressing

Stephanie | Gathered In The Kitchen
5 from 5 vote
Course Salad
Cuisine American




  • Peel and pit avocado
  • Place all ingredients in a food processor and blend until the ingredients have reached a creamy consistency
  • Chill in refrigerator until ready to use
Keyword avocado
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Recipe Inspiration

I love salads that are loaded with non-traditional salad ingredients. The plain ol’ lettuce, tomatoes, cucumber salads and carrot shreds remind me of the salads my mom made growing up. She loved them! I on the other hand, like more “weird” ingredients as my mom says! 😂

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That’s how this salad came to be! I was craving a healthy option for lunch one day so I looked in my refrigerator to see what I could come up with! I stumbled upon some leftover steak, lettuce and an avocado!

Let’s Make It Together!


  • avocado
  • fresh lemon juice
  • mayonnaise
  • extra virgin olive oil
  • garlic cloves
  • salt
Steak Salad with Creamy Avocado Dressing | Gathered In The Kitchen

Salad Ingredients

  • romaine lettuce
  • sliced steak
  • roma tomatoes
  • freshly shredded cheddar cheese

Pairing Suggestions

This salad would be paired perfectly with a hearty, crunchy slice of sourdough bread smothered in warm butter!

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