Bacon Ranch Pasta

Bacon Ranch Pasta

Bacon Ranch Pasta

Bacon ranch pasta

A creamy, savory marriage of all things good but maybe not so good FOR you! Bacon and Ranch go together like peas and carrots. Wait! Guess what? There ARE peas and carrots in this wonderful dish too!

Made with simple ingredients, this pasta is a real meal. When life gets busy this is an easy lunch or supper to throw together that just gets better the longer it sits. That makes it a great make ahead meal too.

So here are your cast of characters.

~ Ingredients ~

  • 2 teaspoons salt

  • 1 teaspoon black pepper

  • 12 oz bow tie pasta, cooked and drained

  • 1 oz of Ranch dry dip seasoning mix

  • 16 oz sour cream

  • 1/3 cup Duke’s Mayo

  • 16 oz cheddar cheese cubes

  • 8 pieces bacon, cooked, drained and chopped

  • 10 oz bag of frozen peas, corn and carrots

~ Method ~

  1. Prepare frozen vegetables as per package directions, drain and cool. Boil Pasta according to package directions with salt in the water, drain and rinse to stop cooking. Cook and drain bacon, set aside too cool. When cooled, chop bacon.

  2. Mix Ranch, mayo and sour cream. Fold in pasta and gently mix well. Add cheese, veggies and bacon. Add pepper and more salt if needed.

Bacon ranch pasta

You can serve this dish right away or store in the fridge for later. Either way, it makes a hearty, filling meal. When life gets busy, get some Bacon Ranch Pasta!

We hope you love this recipe as much as we do. It’s great to mix up and have on hand for any need that may arise. Kids love it too and its a great way to get them to eat their veggies.

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Bacon Ranch Pasta. The perfect light, creamy side dish that can also be a very filling stand alone meal. Beautiful bow tie pasta paired with veggies, cheddar cheese and BACON! What more could you ask for?
 
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Bacon Ranch Pasta

Bacon Ranch Pasta. A perfect all in one meal or a show stopper side dish. Creamy ranch and smoky bacon add the perfect touch to the bow tie pasta. The cheese make this an instant kid favorite and a yummy, sneaky way to get their veggies in.
prep time: 20 Mcook time: 5 Mtotal time: 25 M

ingredients:

  • 2 teaspoons salt
  • 1 teaspoon black pepper
  • 12 oz bow tie pasta, cooked and drained
  • 1 oz of Ranch dry dip seasoning mix
  • 16 oz sour cream
  • 1/3 cup Duke’s Mayo
  • 16 oz cheddar cheese cubes
  • 8 pieces bacon, cooked, drained and chopped
  • 10 oz bag of frozen peas, corn and carrots.

instructions:

How to cook Bacon Ranch Pasta

  1. Prepare frozen vegetables according to package directions.  Drain and cool. Boil Pasta according to package directions with salt in the water, drain and rinse to stop cooking. Cook and drain bacon, set aside too cool. When cooled, chop bacon.
  2. Mix Ranch, mayo and sour cream. Fold in pasta and gently mix well. Add cheese, veggies and bacon. Add pepper and more salt if needed.

Calories

351.66

Fat (grams)

25.29

Sat. Fat (grams)

11.25

Carbs (grams)

17.62

Fiber (grams)

1.81

Net carbs

15.81

Sugar (grams)

2.95

Protein (grams)

13.76

Sodium (milligrams)

754.26

Cholesterol (grams)

61.40
* Nutritional info is estimate only
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