Hot Bacon Salad Dressing - Spinach Salad

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Aug. 06, 2018

You can make tasty spinach salad with hot bacon salad dressing, it's so easy to make this spinach salad. This is the perfect salad for an appetizer or as a hearty main course.


Bacon 8 Ounce
Baby spinach leaves 16 Ounce
Grape tomatoes 6 , slice
Hard boiled eggs 3 , chop
Sliced red onion 1/2 Cup (8 tbs)
Bacon drippings 2 Tablespoon
Red wine vinegar 2 Tablespoon
Sugar 2 Teaspoon
Dijon mustard 1 Teaspoon
Ground black pepper 1 Pinch



1.Preheat oven to 425 degrees.


2.Place a wire rack inside of a jellyroll plan. Lay bacon slices over the wire rack. Cook bacon for 12 to 15 minutes in the oven.

3.Prepare the salad, place the spinach in a bowl, add tomatoes, chopped hard boiled eggs, and sliced red onion to the spinach.

4.After the bacon has cooked reserve 2 tablespoons of the bacon grease. Chop the bacon and place it on the salad.

5.In a saucepan add the bacon grease, red wine vinegar, sugar, and Dijon mustard. Turn the heat to medium and begin to whisk the salad dressing until it beings to bubble, and the salad dressing turns into a uniform salad dressing.

6.Pour hot bacon salad dressing over the spinach salad, mix the salad dressing into the salad.


7.Serve and enjoy!

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Medium
Cook Time: 20 Minutes
Ready In: 20 Minutes
Servings: 4