BLT Salad with Garlic Croutons

Recipe by JamesDeansGirl
READY IN: 55mins
SERVES: 4
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Preheat oven to 350*F.
  • Arrange the bacon slices in a single layer on a broiler pan, as close together as possible without overlapping.
  • In a small bowl, combine the brown sugar, flour, and pecans; sprinkle evenly over the bacon.
  • Bake untl the bacon is crisp and nicely browned, about 30 minutes (do not turn).
  • Using a wide spatula, transfer bacon to paper towels and drain, keeping the pecan-side up; set aside.
  • Meanwhile, tear the lettuce leaves into bite-sized pieces; toss with the tomatoes and basil in a large serving bowl.
  • Crumble the bacon and add, along with any loose pecans, to the salad mixture; add croutons and black pepper and toss again.
  • Serve with your favorite dressing.
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