Creamy Pea Salad with Bacon
Recipe type: Side/Veggie
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Serves: 10
Creamy pea salad with bacon is the perfect side to any lunch or dinner AND easy dish for your next potluck. It's a painless way to get your kids to eat those veggies!
  • Ingredients
  • 5 slices cooked bacon, crispy and chopped
  • 2 cans Le Sueur Very Young Small Sweet Peas, drained
  • 1 cup dry pasta
  • 1 pint cherry tomatoes, halved
  • 2 green onions, sliced
  • ½ cup colby jack, shredded
  • Dressing Ingredients
  • 1 cup sour cream
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • ½ teaspoon pepper
  • ½ teaspoon onion powder
  • ½ teaspoon garlic powder
  • ½ teaspoon dill
  • 1 tablespoon parsley
  1. Cook bacon until crispy.
  2. Cook pasta according to package directions. Let cool completely.
  3. While bacon and pasta are cooking, mix up the dressing.  Combine all ingredients and stir until well combined.
  4. Once pasta has cooled, combine crumbled bacon, Le Sueur Peas, pasta, tomatoes, green onions, and cheese.
  5. Next, add as much dressing to the salad as you would like.  Stir well.
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