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California Club Pasta Salad

Summary

What You Need

  • 1/2 cup KRAFT Lite Ranch Dressing
  • 1/4 cup MIRACLE WHIP Light Dressing
  • 2 cups rotini pasta, cooked, cooled
  • 1 cup coarsely chopped romaine lettuce
  • 1 avocado, chopped
  • 1/2 cup chopped plum tomatoes
  • 4 slices cooked OSCAR MAYER Bacon, crumbled

Instructions

  1. MIX ranch dressing and MIRACLE WHIP until blended.
  2. COMBINE all remaining ingredients except bacon in large bowl. Add dressing mixture; mix lightly.
  3. REFRIGERATE 1 hour. Top with bacon just before serving.
Variation

Substitute KRAFT Light Mayo Reduced Fat Mayonnaise for the MIRACLE WHIP.

Cooking time (duration)

Prep Time: 20 min. plus refrigerating

Number of servings (yield)

6 servings, 1 cup each

Category

Salad

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Nutritional Information

Per Serving: 240 calories, 11g total fat, 2g saturated fat, 15mg cholesterol, 430mg sodium, 30g carbohydrate, 4g dietary fiber, 3g sugars, 6g protein, 15%DV vitamin A, 10%DV vitamin C, 0%DV calcium, 8%DV iron.

Note:
This flavorful salad can be refrigerated up to 2 days before serving. Just stir in the avocados and top with the bacon just before serving.

Nutrition Bonus:
Better-for-you ingredients help make this a smart side dish that's also a good source of vitamin A, thanks to the lettuce.

Exchange:
2 Starch, 2 Fat

Dietary Exchanges (or Exchange Calculations) based on Choose Your Foods: Exchange Lists for Diabetes © 2008 by the American Diabetes Association and the American Dietetic Association.

Ratings & Reviews

1 review

WOW...Yummyness all around!!
Bobbi P. – 05/06/2015 –

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