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Creamy Bacon and Tomato Pasta Salad

This creamy bacon and tomato pasta salad is the perfect dish for any occasion! The combination of flavors is sure to please everyone at your next gathering.  It is the perfect blend of salty and sweet. The bacon adds a delicious crunch while the tomato provides a juicy sweetness that perfectly complements the creamy dressing. Whether you’re looking for a quick and easy lunch or a dish to bring to your next potluck, this pasta salad is sure to be a hit!

Creamy Bacon and Tomato Pasta Salad is the perfect way to enjoy the rich, smoky flavor of bacon alongside sweet, juicy tomatoes. The creamy dressing makes it irresistibly delicious, and it’s easy to make ahead for a quick and satisfying meal.

Pasta Salad

What Is In Creamy Bacon and Tomato Pasta Salad

Rotini Pasta

Mayonnaise

Sour Cream

Milk 

Dry Ranch Dip

Lean Bacon

Frozen Green Peas

Grape Tomatoes

Sharp Cheddar Cheese

How To Make Creamy Bacon and Tomato Pasta Salad

  1. Combine mayonnaise, sour cream, milk and dry ranch packet ingredients in a small bowl and set aside.
  2. Add all remaining ingredients to a large bowl and toss gently. 
  3. Stir in dressing and mix until all ingredients are well coated. 
  4. Refrigerate at least 1 hour to allow flavors to combine. 
  5. Serve cold. 

Do you love bacon and tomato pasta as much as I do? Then you’re going to love this creamy bacon and tomato pasta salad. It’s the perfect way to use up leftovers, and it’s so easy to make. Plus, it’s a great way to get your kids to eat their vegetables.

This bacon and tomato pasta salad is the perfect dish for a summer picnic or potluck. The bacon and tomatoes are tossed with pasta, fresh basil, and a creamy dressing. It can be served cold or at room temperature, making it a great option for hot summer days. Plus, it’s an easy recipe to make ahead of time. Simply cook the bacon and pasta, then toss with the remaining ingredients just before serving. So whether you’re looking for a new side dish or a main course, this bacon and tomato pasta salad is sure to please.

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How Long Will Tomatoes And Bacon Pasta Recipe Last

Keep this recipe in an airtight container in the refrigerator for up to 4 days.

Do You Have To Refrigerate Creamy Bacon and Tomato Salad

Yes, the salad has mayonnaise and sour cream in it and should be kept refrigerated.

If you like this salad then you are sure to love our Easy Recipe For Pea Salad or our Easy Summer Green Bean Salad.

Want another great pasta dish?  Try our Easy Chili Mac and Cheese.

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Pasta Salad

Creamy Bacon and Tomato Pasta Salad

Yield: 1 Large Bowl
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 10 minutes
Chilling Time: 1 hour
Total Time: 1 hour 20 minutes

Creamy Bacon and Tomato Pasta Salad is the perfect way to enjoy the rich, smoky flavor of bacon alongside sweet, juicy tomatoes.

Ingredients

  • 12 ounces rotini pasta cooked and cooled to room temperature.
  • ⅔ cup mayonnaise
  • ⅔ cup sour cream
  • ⅓ cup milk
  • 1 package dry ranch dip mix
  • 6 slices lean bacon cooked and crumbled
  • 9 oz frozen green peas, thawed
  • 1 cup grape tomatoes, halved
  • 1 cup sharp cheddar cheese, diced

Instructions

  1. Combine mayonnaise, sour cream, milk and dry ranch packet ingredients in a small bowl and set aside.
  2. Add all remaining ingredients to a large bowl and toss gently. 
  3. Stir in dressing and mix until all ingredients are well coated. 
  4. Refrigerate at least 1 hour to allow flavors to combine. 
  5. Serve cold. 

Notes

Peas can be thawed overnight in the refrigerator or place them in a colander and run cold water over them until thawed.

Nutrition Information
Yield 8 Serving Size 1
Amount Per Serving Calories 430Total Fat 32gSaturated Fat 11gTrans Fat 1gUnsaturated Fat 18gCholesterol 57mgSodium 475mgCarbohydrates 21gFiber 3gSugar 4gProtein 15g

I am not a nutritionist. All nutrition values have been automatically generated. If you have questions, please have a professional look at the ingredients and help you with new values.

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