Applebee's International, Inc. is the leader in the casual dining segment of the United States restaurant marketplace. The company franchises and operates more than 1,100 restaurants under the Applebee's Neighborhood Grill & Bar name, about a quarter of which it owns. The eateries offer moderately priced, high-quality food and drink for all ages in a friendly, informal atmosphere. Applebee's is continuing to expand, with 1,800 outlets the company's stated goal. A smaller restaurant format has been designed for areas with populations under 25,000, to facilitate penetration of previously untapped markets.



Green Goddess Wedge Salad

Applebee's Copycat Recipe

Serves 4

1/4 cup mayonnaise
1/4 cup plain yogurt
1 tablespoon chopped parsley
1 tablespoon chopped chives
2 teaspoons lemon juice
1/8 teaspoon garlic powder
1/8 teaspoon each salt
1/8 teaspoon black pepper

4 slices bacon
1 large head iceberg lettuce
1/4 cup crumbled blue cheese
1/4 cup chopped pecans

Place all dressing ingredients in a small blender or food processor. Add 1 tablespoon water, and blend until smooth. Cook bacon until crispy, either in a large skillet over medium heat. Cut lettuce head into quarters, leaving you with 4 wedges. Remove the core portion of each wedge and any limp exterior leaves. Chop or crumble bacon. Plate lettuce wedges, and top with dressing, blue cheese, pecans, and bacon.

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