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bacon pasta salad

(1 rating)
Recipe by
Stacey Morgan
Blytheville, AR

Found this recipe and did a little tweaking to my liking..plan to try it at a pot luck this Sunday...more details after I get the reviews.

(1 rating)
yield 4 serving(s)
prep time 5 Min
cook time 20 Min

Ingredients For bacon pasta salad

  • 1 box
    betty crocker suddenly salad classic salad mix
  • 4 slice
    turkey bacon
  • 1/4 c
    minced onion
  • 3 bottle
    balsmaic vinegar
  • 1 Tbsp
    splenda brown sugar
  • 1 Tbsp
    canola oil
  • 1/4 tsp
    dijon mustard
  • 4 c
    baby spinach
  • 1 sm
    asian pear cut into bite size pieces
  • 4 oz
    blue cheese, crumbled (1 cup)

How To Make bacon pasta salad

  • 1
    Cook pasta 12 minutes then drain and rinse with cool water.
  • 2
    Meanwhile, cook bacon and onion in 1 tablespoon of canola oil until bacon is crisp. Remove bacon. Add seasoning pack from salad mix, vinegar, brown sugar, oil and mustard to bacon drippings.
  • 3
    Return bacon and onions to the bacon drippings and mix. Toss spinach, pasta and pears with bacon dressing.

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