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Bacon-Herb Salad

Photo: Johnny Autry; Styling: Cindy Barr and Lindsey Lower
Yield Serves 4 (serving size: about 1 cup)
A bacon vinaigrette lightly dresses this simple Bacon-Herb Salad.

Ingredients

  • 2 center-cut bacon slices
  • 2 tablespoons sherry vinegar
  • 2 teaspoons Dijon mustard
  • 1 teaspoon honey
  • 1/4 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
  • 1/8 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1 (6-ounce) package herb salad mix

Nutrition Information

  • calories 30
  • fat 1 g
  • satfat 0.5 g
  • sodium 203 mg

How to Make It

  1. Cook bacon slices in a small nonstick skillet over medium heat until crisp. Remove bacon from pan; crumble. Pour drippings into a medium bowl. Add vinegar, Dijon mustard, honey, pepper, and salt to bowl; stir with a whisk. Add salad mix; toss to coat. Sprinkle with bacon.

Cook's Notes

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