BLT Salad with Buttermilk Dressing Recipe

BLT Salad with Buttermilk Dressing Recipe


Total Time:

25 minutes(Preparation) / 25 minutes(Cooking)

Servings:

4

Ingredients

8 slicesbacon
1/2baguette (8 ounces), sliced into 3/4 inch cubes about 4 cups
2 tbspolive oil
salt
freshly ground black pepper
1/3 cupbuttermilk
3 tbspmayonnaise
2 tbspapple cider vinegar
1green onion, trimmed and thinly sliced
1 lbromaine hearts, coarsely chopped (or other salad greens)
1 pintcherry tomatoes, halved

Preparation

  1. Preheat oven to 375°.
  2. Arrange bacon in a single layer on 1/2 of a rimmed baking sheet.
  3. On the other side of the baking sheet, add the bread cubes and toss with the olive oil.
  4. Bake for 15 minutes, tossing the bread cubes halfway through. The bacon should be crisp and the bread cubes are toasted.
  5. Crumble the bacon into large pieces.
  6. In a large bowl, whisk together buttermilk, mayonnaise, vinegar, and green onions. Season with salt and pepper.
  7. Add in lettuce, tomatoes bacon and croutons; toss to coat with dressing. Serve immediately.