Warm Pumpkin, Feta and Bacon Salad

Total Time
40mins
Prep 20 mins
Cook 20 mins

I love the taste of pumpkin. We are only able to get them at good prices in the fall so I'm looking for new ways to use this delicious vegetable whenever we get the chance!

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Cook pumpkin in a saucepan of lightly salted boiling water for 3-5 minutes or until just tender. Drain.
  2. Heat olive oil in a large frying pan over medium heat and add onion and garlic and cook for about 5 mins or until onion is soft. Add spinach, nutmeg and cayenne, stirring gently for 1 min or until aromatic. Stir in pumpkin and orange juice and cook, stirring occasionally, for 2-3 minutes Stir in feta and almonds.
  3. Cook bacon in a non-stick pan over medium heat for about 3-5 mins or until crisp. Remove and drain on paper towel.
  4. Serve pumpkin salad warm with bacon pieces sprinkled over.
  5. This is a 2 person main meal or 4 person side.

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