Tomato, Bacon And Basil Salad Recipe

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Tomato, Bacon and Basil Salad

Lynnda Cloutier


Who doesn't like bacon? And when it's paired with juicy ripe tomatoes and basil, it's a real taste treat. Source: unknown

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5 cups halved cherry tomatoes
6 slices lean bacon, cooked crisp and crumbled
1/3 cup snipped fresh basil
2 tbsp. red wine vinegar
2 tsp. sugar
1/2 tsp. dry mustard
1 small clove garlic, minced
salt and pepper to taste
4 tbsp. extra virgin olive oil
fresh basil sprigs

Directions Step-By-Step

In a bowl, toss together tomatoes, bacon and basil. For dressing, in small bowl, mix vinegar,sugar, dry mustard, garlic,s alt and pepper. Add olive oil in a steady stream, whisking til blended. Pour dressing over tomato mixture. Toss lightly. Garnish with additional fresh basil sprigs if desired. Makes 6 side dish servings.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Vegetables