Sunflower, Bacon and Parmesan Bow-tie Pasta Salad

READY IN: 3hrs 20mins
Recipe by LiisaN

One of my co-workers found this recipe from a local grocery store; when we have potlucks we hope he'll make this salad. It's very easy and very tasty - but you really can't go wrong with bacon and parmesan-now can you? (The cooking time - includes the minimum chill time.)

Top Review by Debbb

Really good! The only parmesan dressing we could find was a roasted red pepper & parmesan - it was good but a little sweet for our tastes. I omitted the green onion as a personal preference.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Cook pasta according to directions on box, drained.
  2. Add 1 cup of parmesan dressing, celery, onions, pimento/red pepper to pasta.
  3. Toss to mix.
  4. Chill several hours or overnight.
  5. Prior to serving, add remaining 1/2 cup dressing, bacon and sunflower seeds.
  6. Toss to mix and serve.

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