Creamy Bacon Parmesan Pasta Salad
This flavorful Creamy Bacon Parmesan Pasta Salad is so delicious and easy to prepare!
The crisp bacon is the perfect addition to complement the other flavors.
It’s very likely that this is going to be your new favorite side dish to take to a party, a potluck, a barbecue, picnic, or with an everyday meal.
Boil pasta as directed on package.
Add frozen peas in the last few minutes of boiling.
Strain shells and peas.
Wash and strain with cold water to cool down the pasta and peas.
Pour into a large bowl.
Stir in mayo, lemon juice, and vinegar.
Add parmesan, salt and pepper.
Top with bacon and parsley.
Place in fridge until ready to serve.
- 1 lb shell pasta
- 1 1/3 cup mayo
- 3/4 cup parmesan cheese; shredded
- 1/2 cup frozen peas
- 1 lemon; juiced
- 1 teaspoon apple cider vinegar
- 4 slices of bacon; cooked and diced
- 2 teaspoons salt
- 2 teaspoons pepper
- 1/3 cup chopped italian parsley
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 544Total Fat: 43gSaturated Fat: 9gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 33gCholesterol: 35mgSodium: 1326mgCarbohydrates: 27gFiber: 2gSugar: 2gProtein: 12g
These are a few items I find helpful when preparing this Creamy Bacon Parmesan Pasta Salad in my own kitchen:
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