Layered Summertime Salad

Total Time
2hrs 30mins
Prep 30 mins
Cook 2 hrs

This is a great do ahead salad. Keeps well.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Cook pasta as directed on package; drain. Rinse with cold water; drain.
  2. Mix pasta, onions and half of the bacon in medium bowl. Mix mayonnaise, cheese, lemon juice, sugar and garlic powder in small bowl.
  3. Layer salad greens, pasta mixture, pea pods, cauliflowerets, broccoli and bell pepper in 3-1/2-quart salad bowl. Pour mayonnaise mixture evenly over top.
  4. Cover and refrigerate at least 2 hours. Sprinkle with remaining bacon just before serving.


Most Helpful

Excellent taste! I used both red and green bell peppers because I had on hand. I also added 1/4 tsp dry mustard to the dressing and refrigerated 24 hours. Thanks for posting.!

Montana Heart Song March 26, 2006

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