Bacon Salad Recipes

Bacon belongs in potato salad, pasta salad, corn salad, BLT salad -- well, maybe in every salad!

Staff Picks

B.L.T. Salad with Basil Mayo Dressing

Rating: 4.5 stars 370
Tangy, crunchy salad with all the things you love about the wonderful B.L.T. sandwich! You will make this again and again!

Bean and Bacon Salad

Rating: 4.5 stars 34
My father used to enjoy making this when we were kids. Now I make it for potlucks, and it's a huge crowd pleaser!

Cobb Salad

Rating: 4.5 stars 487
A Cobb salad packed with all your favorites — what's not to love?

Spinach Salad with Hot Bacon Dressing

Rating: 5 stars 75
This spinach salad with black-eyed peas is a twist on one of my favorite culinary traditions: serving beans and greens on New Year's Day. Greens represent paper money and beans symbolize coins. Here I present these ingredients in salad form, which is a great delivery system for hot bacon dressing.

Potato and Bacon Salad

Rating: 4.5 stars 293
This is a creamy potato salad made with bacon and Dijon mustard that's great the second day too.

Curried Cashew, Pear, and Grape Salad

Rating: 5 stars 343
Whenever I make this salad for guests, I'm always asked for the recipe and my family always requests this. We call it 'The Good Salad.'

Chicken Salad with Bacon, Lettuce, and Tomato

Rating: 4.5 stars 307
This chicken salad has a creamy dressing and is best served over crisp lettuce leaves.

BLT Salad

Rating: 4.5 stars 912
Crispy bacon, lettuce, tomatoes, and croutons; a great summertime salad!

Bacon Ranch Pasta Salad

Rating: 4.5 stars 1500
A perfect combo of bacon, tomato, olive, and cheese tossed with pasta.

Spinach Salad with Warm Bacon-Mustard Dressing

Rating: 4.5 stars 336
Looks and tastes like a lot of work, but can be prepared in no time!

Easy Broccoli Bacon Salad

Rating: 4.5 stars 74
Quick and easy broccoli salad with bacon, raisins, and sunflower seeds.

Inspiration and Ideas

Bacon Ranch Pasta Salad
Rating: Unrated 1495
"This was a HUGE HIT with my family!" – KWONeill12
Bacon and Eggs Potato Salad
Rating: Unrated 64
"Really tasty—even tastes great warm! I saved some bacon and a few peas for the garnish." – Baking Nana
Lettuce with Hot Bacon Dressing
Rating: 4.5 stars 96

Here is something a little different for a salad. A friend gave me this years ago. Hope you like it.