Blt Pasta Salad

Carolyn Dye


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


★★★★★ 1 vote

20 Min
20 Min


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

How to Make Blt Pasta Salad


  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.

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About Blt Pasta Salad

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

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