Bacon, avocado and spinach salad

This tempting and hearty salad looks stylish but is also quick and easy to make. It tastes fantastic all year round and is sure to be a winner with everyone.

Bacon, avocado and spinach salad


  • Ingredients
  • ciabatta 4 slices cut into chunks
  • olive oil
  • streaky bacon 6 thin rashers
  • red wine vinegar 1 tbsp
  • wholegrain mustard 2 tsp
  • spinach 2 large handfuls
  • avocado 1 peeled and sliced


  • Method
  • STEP 1
  • Heat the oven to 200C/fan 180C/gas 6. Toss the ciabatta chunks with 1 tbsp olive oil and some seasoning then bake until crisp and golden. Grill the bacon until crisp. Meanwhile, whisk together the red wine vinegar and mustard with 2 tbsp olive oil and season.
  • STEP 2
  • Divide the spinach, avocado, bacon and croutons between 2 plates. Drizzle the dressing over and serve.


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