Are you the parent of a picky eater? This BLT pasta salad was made for you. Not only will it please even the most discerning palates, it's super quick and simple to whip up on a weeknight. This easy meal prep recipe will make packed lunches a breeze. 

Nicole McLaughlin
Recipe by Well Done

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Recipe Summary

active:
15 mins
total:
55 mins
Yield:
Serves 10
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • Cook pasta according to package directions, adding 4 teaspoons of the salt to boiling water. Drain pasta, and rinse in cold water; set aside.

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  • While pasta cooks, whisk together mayonnaise, lemon juice, mustard, 3/4 teaspoon of the salt, and 1/2 teaspoon of the pepper in a large bowl. Toss pasta with dressing. 

  • Add romaine, tomatoes, bacon, avocado, and remaining 1/4 teaspoon each salt and pepper to the pasta; toss to combine. Chill 20 to 30 minutes before serving.

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