~ Bacon - Spinach - Tomato - Pasta Salad ~

Cassie *

By
@1lovetocook1x

A refreshing Spring or Summer salad sure to please the taste buds. It's especially delicious with home grown tomatoes.

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Comments:
Serves:
6
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
No-Cook or Other

Ingredients

1 lb
bacon, cooked crispy, drained and crumbled
4 c
baby spinach - rinsed, drained or romaine lettuce, chopped
1/2 lb
penne pasta cooked, drained and chilled
2 large
ripe tomatoes, seeded and chopped
1/2 c
chopped, sweet onion
shredded
cheddar cheese if desired

DRESSING

3/4 c
mayonnaise
1/4 - 1/3 c
thousand island dressing
1/3 c
milk
3/4 tsp
garlic powder
1 1/2 - 2 tsp
salad supreme seasoning or to taste
pepper
to taste

Step-By-Step

1Mix dressing ingredients in a blender or food processor until thoroughly blended. Cover and chill until ready to serve. Taste and add more seasoning if needed before adding to salad.

Place pasta, spinach, tomatoes and onion in a large serving bowl. Mix together.

About 15 minutes before serving toss ingredients with the bacon and dressing.

Refrigerate leftovers.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Pasta Salads
Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy