Warm Bacon Pasta Salad


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Warm Bacon Pasta Salad
Warm Bacon Pasta Salad
Ingredients
4 strips bacon
1 tbsp. bacon drippings
3 cups orzo pasta cooked
1 cup celery minced
1/2 cup each: minced red bell pepper and minced red onion
2 tbsp. Dijon or whole grain mustard
1 tbsp. red wine vinegar
Directions

Cook 4 strips bacon in a large skillet over medium heat until crisp. Drain on paper towels and crumble. Keep 1 tbsp. bacon drippings in skillet; add 3 cups cooked orzo pasta, 1 cup minced celery, 1/2 cup each: minced red bell pepper and minced red onion, 2 tbsp. Dijon or whole grain mustard and 1 tbsp. red wine vinegar. Cook until just heated through. Stir in crumbled bacon and season to taste with salt and pepper. Serve on a bed of greens, if you like.

Makes 4 servings.  

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