Looking for a quick and flavorful side dish? Make this recipe for BLT pasta salad! Crispy bacon, romaine lettuce, tomatoes, cheddar cheese, onions, avocado and pasta with a creamy ranch dressing, this salad has it all!
1 oz. pack of Hidden Valley Ranch Dressing Blend (dry)
1 1/2 cups of mayonnaise
1/2 cup sour cream
16 ounces box of cooked rotini pasta, drained and rinsed with cold water
1 pound of bacon cooked to a crisp, then shredded
1/2 red onion, peeled and chopped
An 8-ounce block of diced cheddar cheese.
2 cups finely chopped romaine lettuce
1-2 peeled and chopped avocados
1 1/2 cups cherry tomatoes, cut in half
1/4 cup fresh chopped parsley
In a small bowl, beat the ingredients for the dressing. Cover and refrigerate as you proceed to the next steps.
In a large bowl, mix the ingredients for the salad.
Add dressing and toss well. Serve immediately.