BLT with Avocado Spread

I was never a bacon person before Paleo, but I have become to really like the flavor.  I get the turkey or beef bacon from Trader Joes.  It’s uncured, all natural with no nitrites or nitrates.  This is a very simple recipe that is very fast if you’re short on time.

2 bacon strips, cooked

2 thick tomato slices

2 romaine leaves

1 Avocado

1 tbsp lemon juice

1/2 tbsp olive oil

1/2 tsp garlic powder

Black pepper to taste

  1. Mash the avocado with a fork in a small bowl.
  2. Add lemon, olive oil, garlic powder and black pepper and mix well.
  3. Spread onto your lettuce leaves and top with bacon and the tomato.

I had some left over Kids Love Cabbage Slaw with this.

 

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About kestrada11

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4 Responses to BLT with Avocado Spread

  1. Heather Boyd says:

    Great idea Krista! I was going to use whole wheat bread but what an awesome idea to use the lettuce leaves instead. I don’t usually use avocado on BLT’s but I am thinking that sounds DELICIOUS!!! So glad I checked out your recipe. I am going to make this for dinner tomorrow 🙂 I have veggie bacon that I need to use up and this will be PERFECT.

    • kestrada11 says:

      You’ll love it! I had it twice last week for lunch. It’s so easy and sometimes, let’s face it. Salads can get old. Let me know how it turns out with your veggie bacon!

  2. Heather Boyd says:

    I bought turkey bacon and made these tonight. SO good Krista! I ate two and was SO full. So glad I made enough for leftovers this week!

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