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Bacon Ranch Pasta Salad

Bacon ranch pasta salad is easy to throw together! Use bottled rance or homemade for a quick side dish that's perfect for any summer meal.
Course Salad
Cuisine American
Keyword bacon ranch pasta salad, easy pasta salad, how to make pasta salad
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 7 minutes
Total Time 22 minutes
Servings 8 people
Calories 422kcal
Author Alli

Ingredients

  • 1 pound garden rotini cooked
  • 1 cup black olives quartered
  • 1 cup bacon cooked, chopped
  • 1 cup cherry tomatoes quartered, see note
  • 2 cups ranch dressing see note

Instructions

  • Combine cooked pasta, olives, bacon, and tomatoes.
  • Toss with 1 cup of the ranch dressing.
  • Gradually add the rest of the ranch dressing, stopping when everything is coated to your preference.

Notes

My family prefers red peppers instead of tomatoes, you can use any vegetable you prefer. 
Click here for my homemade ranch dressing recipe

Nutrition

Calories: 422kcal | Carbohydrates: 23g | Protein: 5g | Fat: 35g | Saturated Fat: 6g | Cholesterol: 22mg | Sodium: 945mg | Potassium: 117mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 2g | Vitamin A: 180IU | Vitamin C: 6.3mg | Calcium: 33mg | Iron: 1.3mg