BLT Pasta Party Salad

BLT Pasta Party Salad

Add the fabulous flavors of BLT to this appealing pasta salad that's ready in just 25 minutes.

Prep Time

25

Minutes

Total Time

25

Minutes

Makes

16

servings

1
package (7 oz) uncooked rotini pasta
8
slices bacon, cut into 1/2 inch pieces
1
cup mayonnaise or salad dressing
1
tablespoon lemon juice
2
teaspoons sugar
1
large tomato, seeded, chopped (1 cup)
4
medium green onions, sliced (1/4 cup)
4
cups thinly shredded iceberg lettuce
  1. Cook pasta as directed on package. Drain; rinse with cold water to cool. Drain well.
  2. Meanwhile, in 10-inch skillet, cook bacon over medium heat 8 to 10 minutes, stirring occasionally, until crisp. Drain on paper towels; set aside.
  3. In large bowl, stir together mayonnaise, lemon juice and sugar with whisk until smooth. Stir pasta into mayonnaise mixture.
  4. Gently stir in bacon, tomato, and green onions. Stir in lettuce just before serving.
Makes 16 servings (1/2 cup each)

Nutrition Information:

1 Serving (1 Serving)
  • Calories 180
    • (Calories from Fat 120),
  • Total Fat 13g
    • (Saturated Fat 2 1/2g,
    • Trans Fat 0g),
  • Cholesterol 10mg;
  • Sodium 220mg;
  • Total Carbohydrate 13g
    • (Dietary Fiber 1g,
    • Sugars 2g),
  • Protein 4g;
Percent Daily Value*:
    Exchanges:
    • 1/2 Starch;
    • 0 Fruit;
    • 0 Other Carbohydrate;
    • 0 Skim Milk;
    • 0 Low-Fat Milk;
    • 0 Milk;
    • 1/2 Vegetable;
    • 0 Very Lean Meat;
    • 0 Lean Meat;
    • 1/2 High-Fat Meat;
    • 1 1/2 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    • 1;
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.