Summer Garden Pasta with Feta and Bacon

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Diane Atherton

By
@DeeDee2011

As the days get hotter, I find I'm looking for more refreshing meals.

This salad served with a piece of garlic bread is just about perfect for a hot summer day.

Hope you enjoy!

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Inspired from Southern Livings "Easy Weekend Favorites"

Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
Prep:
5 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
No-Cook or Other

Ingredients

  • 1
    12-oz package spaghetti, cooked to directions and drained
  • 1 Tbsp
    white truffle olive oil (or extra virgin olive oil)
  • 4 large
    tomatoes, chopped
  • 3 Tbsp
    fresh basil, chopped
  • 2 clove
    garlic, minced
  • 1 Tbsp
    olive oil, extra virgin
  • ·
    salt, to taste
  • ·
    fresh ground pepper, to taste
  • 1
    2-oz can sliced black olives
  • 3/4 c
    crumbled feta cheese
  • 4 to 5 slice
    bacon, fried and crumbled
  • ·
    additional fresh ground black pepper
  • ·
    parmesan cheese, grated

How to Make Summer Garden Pasta with Feta and Bacon

Step-by-Step

  1. Cook pasta according to directions; drain well and toss with 1 tablespoon White Truffle Olive Oil.
  2. Combine tomatoes with next 5 ingredients in a bowl.
  3. Place pasta in large bowl; top with tomato mixture. Sprinkle feta, black olives and bacon on top of tomato mixture. Sprinkle fresh ground pepper and grated parmasan cheese on top. Serve with garlic bread.

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About Summer Garden Pasta with Feta and Bacon

Course/Dish: Pasta Salads
Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: Italian
Collection: Spring Recipes
Other Tags: Quick & Easy Healthy
Hashtags: #Summer #Spring



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