Blt Pasta Salad

Carolyn Dye

By
@msdye

needed a new idea for a lunch special today, found this and love it.


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Serves:

4

Prep:

20 Min

Cook:

20 Min

Ingredients

12 oz
corkscrew pasta
1/2 c
milk
3
tomatoes
1 Tbsp
chopped fresh thyme
1 clove
minced garlic
kosher salt and ground pepper
1/2 c
mayonnaise
1/4 c
sour cream
4 Tbsp
chopped chives
5
heads of bib lettuce
12 oz
turkey bacon

Directions Step-By-Step

1
cook pasta in large pot of salted water as label directs. Drain and toss with the milk in large bowl, set aside.
2
mean while cook the bacon in large skillet over medium-high heat until crisp(turkey bacon is good for this.) drain dicard all but 3 tablespoons of drippings from pan. add tomatoes, thyme and garlic to pan and toss until warmed through: season with salt and pepper. crumble the bacon into bite-size pieces set aside 1/4 cut for garnish. Toss the remaining bacon and the tomato mixture with the pasta.
3
mix mayonnise, sour cream and 3 tablespoons chives with the pasta until evenly combined. Season with salt and pepper. Add lettuce; toss again to coat. Garnish with the remaining 1 tablespoon chives. Serve at room temperture.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Pasta, Pasta Salads, Salads
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #tomatoes, #lean, #corkscrew