Welcome back to our kitchen! Today, we have an exciting salad recipe to share with you that’s perfect for those warm summer days. If you’re a fan of the classic BLT sandwich, then you’re going to love this BLT salad. It’s got all the flavors you know and love from the sandwich, but with a fresh and healthy twist. So, let’s get started and dive into this delicious salad!
BLT Salad Recipe
This BLT salad is a quick and easy dish that can be whipped up in no time. It’s packed with crisp lettuce, juicy tomatoes, smoky bacon, and a creamy dressing that ties it all together. You can enjoy it as a light lunch, a side dish, or even as a main course by adding some grilled chicken or shrimp. The possibilities are endless!
4 cups of romaine lettuce, chopped
1 cup of cherry tomatoes, halved
6 slices of bacon, cooked and crumbled
½ cup of croutons
¼ cup of mayonnaise
2 tablespoons of sour cream
1 tablespoon of lemon juice
1 teaspoon of Dijon mustard
Salt and pepper to taste
In a large salad bowl, combine the chopped romaine lettuce, halved cherry tomatoes, crumbled bacon, and croutons. Toss gently to mix all the ingredients together.
In a separate small bowl, whisk together the mayonnaise, sour cream, lemon juice, Dijon mustard, salt, and pepper until well combined. This will be the dressing for your salad.
Pour the dressing over the salad and toss until all the ingredients are coated evenly. Make sure to mix well to ensure every bite is bursting with flavor.
That’s it! Your BLT salad is ready to be served. You can garnish it with some extra crumbled bacon and a sprinkle of freshly ground black pepper if desired. Enjoy this refreshing and satisfying salad on its own or as a side dish with your favorite grilled meats. It’s a guaranteed crowd-pleaser!