Bacon Cheeseburger Pasta Salad
1-1/2 cups mayonnaise
1/4 cup, plus 2 Tbsp, ketchup
1/4 cup, plus 2 Tbsp, yellow mustard
1/2 cup, plus 2 Tbsp, dill pickle relish
2 tsp black pepper
1 lb penne pasta, cooked and cooled
1-1/4 lbs ground beef, cooked, drained, and cooled
3/4 lb bacon, cooked until crisp, drained, cooled, and diced
3/4 cup red onion, small dice
10 slices American cheese, medium dice
6 cups iceberg lettuce, large dice
3 cups cherry tomatoes, halved
In a large mixing bowl, combine the mayonnaise, ketchup, mustard, relish, and pepper to make a dressing-like mixture. Add the penne, beef, bacon, red onion, American cheese, lettuce, and tomatoes into the same mixing bowl. Stir together until combined and coated with the dressing.
This was shown today on a cooking show. It sounds interesting and I'll have to give it a try.