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

Prep: 5  minutes, Cook: 10 minutes, Serves: 4

1. Cook bacon in a large skillet over medium heat until crisp. Drain on paper towels and crumble.

2. Keep 1 tbsp. bacon drippings in skillet; add pasta, celery, red bell pepper, onion, mustard and vinegar. Cook until just heated through.

3. Stir in crumbled bacon and season to taste with salt and pepper. Serve on a bed of greens, if you like.