BBQ Bacon Ranch Pasta Salad
Recipe type: Pasta Salad
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Serves: serves 10
Pasta in a creamy BBQ ranch sauce tossed with peppers, onions, cheese, and bacon for the perfect summer side dish.
  • 16 oz. macaroni noodles, cooked and drained
  • 4 strips of bacon, cooked and chopped
  • 1 red pepper, chopped
  • 1 red onion, chopped
  • 8 oz. cheddar cheese, cut into ½ inch cubes
  • ½ c. BBQ sauce
  • ½ c. light sour cream
  • 1 packet Ranch dressing mix
  • 1 t. black pepper
  • 2 garlic cloves, minced
  • ⅓ c. water
  1. In a large bowl combine the macaroni noodles, bacon, red pepper, red onion, and cheddar cheese. Set aside.
  2. In a medium bowl mix together the BBQ sauce, sour cream, ranch dressing mix, black pepper, garlic, and water. Mix well.
  3. Pour the dressing over top of the pasta mixture and toss to coat.
  4. Refrigerate until ready to serve.
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