BLT Salad

Alicia .


The way I am posting this is how I typically make this as a "side salad" for a meal. Following the recipe is additional options for making the salad the main dish of a meal. I like to do that for lunch :)


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5 Min
10 Min


  • 1/2
    bag of salad mix
  • 1
    tomato, diced
  • 1/4 c
  • 10 slice
    bacon, diced and cooked (i prefer turkey bacon)
  • handful
  • ·
    ranch dressing to toss to coat

How to Make BLT Salad


  1. Thoroughly cook bacon and set aside on a paper towel covered plate to cool and blot excess fat.
  2. In a large mixing bowl toss salad mix, tomato, onion and bacon pieces with ranch dressing.

    Top with croutons and serve as a side salad.
  3. To make this more substantial for a lunch meal for several servings:

    remainder of lettuce mix
    2 cooked chicken breasts, cut into strips or chunks
    1/4 cup cucumber, peeled and cubed
    1/4 cup chopped bell pepper

    Garnish with croutons and sliced hard-boiled egg and enjoy!

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About BLT Salad

Course/Dish: Lettuce Salads

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