AVOCADO BASIL PASTA SALAD. Cook the pasta then toss everything together for this fast dinner recipe. INGREDIENTS: 8 oz bow tie pasta; 2 med. avocados (halved/seeded/peeled, and coarsely chopped); 6 slices bacon, cooked and crumbled; 2/3 c. chopped basil; 2 T. lemon juice; 1 T. olive oil; 3 gloves garlic, minced; 1/3 tsp. pepper; 1/8 tsp. salt; 1/2 c. finely shredded Pecorino Romano cheese
Creamy Bacon Tomato and Avocado Pasta Salad - Creamy refreshing lemon dill dressing coats perfect pasta, creamy avocados, sweet tomatoes and crispy bacon. Forget boxed pasta salad, this creamy pasta salad with bacon, avocado and tomato will be your go to salad for all of your summer BBQ’s.
Roasted Garlic, Olive and Tomato Pasta Salad 3 small heads garlic Olive oil 1 pound medium pasta shells 15 ounces whole or skim milk ricotta 3/4 cup whole milk yogurt 1 1/4 teaspoon salt Freshly ground black pepper 4 small tomatoes (about 1 pound), roughly diced 1 cup black or green olives, sliced 1/3 cup firmly packed cup fresh basil leaves, thinly sliced