Total Time
Prep 20 mins
Cook 15 mins

This looks so good, I belive it could be served as a salad or as a one-one dish meal. The recipe comes from Better Homes & Gardens Magazine.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Cook pasta according to package directions.
  2. Drain.
  3. Meanwhile, in a large bowl combine the avocados, bacon, basil, lemon juice,olive oil, garlic, pepper, and salt.
  4. Add the hot pasta and toss to combine.
  5. Transfer to a serving bowl.
  6. Sprinkle with cheese.
Most Helpful

This was fantastic! DH asked why we had never used avocado in pasta before since it was so delicious. I made sauce as written and added a diced red bell pepper and cherry tomatoes for color and to make it a main course. Fresh, flavorful, and easy. Will definitely make again.

FlyingCook September 12, 2012

I left out the bacon because I am a vegetarian, but this was still so good!! I think I will make this more than red sauce pasta for sure.

bcherrycherry September 12, 2012

Good and easy. I added a little red pepper flakes for kick, and used the pasta water to thin it a little.

Charmie777 July 16, 2012