Watercress And Avocado Salad With Bacon

Recipe c/o The Watercress Company/Watercress recipe Photography by Lara Jane Thorpe.
Watercress And Avocado Salad With Bacon And Apple

Watercress And Avocado Salad With Bacon And Apple. Hello friends, happy Sunday.

Love watercress and avocados in your salad? So do you fancy making a tasty Watercress and Avocado Salad with Bacon and Apple? Because I do! So tasty.

What does watercress go with? Why not chuck it into a smoothie, add to your dinner or make a nice and tasty salad with it?

Can watercress be eaten as a salad? Yes simply sprinkle all over your prepared salad and enjoy.

Table Of Contents:

  1. Firstly, Watercress And Avocado Salad With Bacon And Apple Ingredients.
  2. Secondly, Watercress And Avocado Salad With Bacon And Apple Method.
  3. Thirdly, Other Post Ideas.

How do you make a delicious avocado salad? Simply follow the recipe below:

How To Make A Watercress And Avocado Salad With Bacon And Apple:

Do you eat stems of watercress? Yes you can. Just make sure you cut the roots off!!

Serves 4

Prep time: 10 minutes || Cooking time: 5 minutes

Ingredients:

  • 2 avocados
  • 1 tbsp mayonnaise
  • 2 tbsp creme fraiche
  • 1 tsp honey
  • 100g streaky bacon, finely chopped
  • 1 tsp Dijon mustard
  • One Bramley apple, cored and diced
  • 1 tbsp balsamic vinegar
  • 2 x 85g bag watercress

Watercress And Avocado Salad With Bacon And Apple:

Method:

  1. Firstly, cut the avocados in half and remove the stone, then peel and slice lengthways.
  2. Mix together the mayonnaise, créme fraîche, honey, mustard and vinegar.
  3. Place the bacon and apple in a frying pan and fry until the bacon is brown and crispy about 5 minutes.
  4. Add the watercress to a large bowl and sprinkle over the fried bacon and apple.
  5. Last but not least, lay the sliced avocado over the top of the salad before drizzling with the mayonnaise dressing. Simple!
Watercress And Avocado Salad With Bacon And Apple

So what do you think? How tasty does this Watercress And Avocado Salad With Bacon And Apple recipe look? Do you also fancy trying it? As always, we would love to hear your thoughts.

You Might Also Like:

Firstly, Roast Chicken and Wild Mushroom Watercress Salad with Pine Nuts and Raisins. Do you fancy making up a nice and tasty Roast Chicken and Wild Mushroom Watercress Salad with Pine Nuts and Raisins? Roast Chicken And Wild Mushroom Watercress Salad With Pine Nuts And Raisins.

Secondly, Indonesian Gado Gado Salad With Crunchy Tiger Prawns And Selada Air (Watercress). Fancy making an Indonesian Gado Gado Salad with Crunchy Tiger Prawns and Selada Air (watercress)?

Indonesian Gado Gado Salad With Crunchy Tiger Prawns And Selada Air (Watercress).

Thirdly, How To Make BerryWorld Blackberry Almond Tart. Firstly, are you looking for a nice treat recipe? With added yummy berries. BerryWorld Blackberry Almond Tart anyone?

How delicious!?

Blackberries in a delicate almond sponge makes it also a perfect pudding or pack lunch and tea time treat. How To Make BerryWorld Blackberry Almond Tart. So yummy.

Keri Astill-Frew.

These recipes were also created by development chef Keri Astill-Frew.  Keri has worked in top restaurants across the UK including a Michelin star hotel in Lancashire and a variety of fine dining restaurants and gastro-pubs in Dorset and Sussex. 

She is passionate about watercress, both as an ingredient and for its fantastic health benefits and is devoted to developing new and delicious ways for you to incorporate more of it into your diet.

Updated post. First published here 10th June 2018. For more information and many more recipes please visit The Watercress Company or Watercress.

Also, Recipe Photography Credits: Lara Jane Thorpe. Finally, I hope you like this post? If so, why not follow along so you never miss a post? So remember you can also share your thoughts here too in the comments below. You can also find me here, Web | Twitter | Facebook

You Might Also Like:

Firstly, Banana And Avocado Smoothie: Get Up And Go. Want to make this delicious smoothie? What to name this is a challenge!? a dessert, a smoothie, or both!

I ate my share with a spoon since it is so delicious and thick and creamy. ideal meal for either breakfast or lunch.

A healthy midday treat is also included! Add a little bit extra milk if you want it to be more like a smoothie.

Likewise, I always include peanut butter in my smoothies. They somehow taste slightly better because of the peanut butter.

When our supply of peanut butter runs low, I can always tell. Banana And Avocado Smoothie: Get Up And Go.

Secondly, Avocado Mango Salad. Do you want a lovely and tasty Tuesday treat then? Anyone up for making a tasty and cooling avocado-mango salad? So delicious and healthy. Avocado Mango Salad

Thirdly, Home Made Guacamole. I was planning to include an avocado in a smoothie because I had one that needed to be used up.

I thought I would create a delicious dip to go with some vegetables after going shopping and having loads of salad ingredients in for tea.

This is a simple, step-by-step recipe for great guacamole, and I love avocados. Lime juice works best to prevent browning. Even though I just had lemons, it still worked well. Home Made Guacamole.

Avocado Brunch Spread To Try Out This Lunchtime:

Fourthly, Avocado Brunch Spread To Try Out This Lunchtime. brunch spread with avocado Enjoy a delicious breakfast delight that combines roast chicken, creamy avocado, and sun-dried tomatoes.

Very tasty! How do you feel about this avocado brunch spread? Want to create some? since I do! Avocado Brunch Spread To Try Out This Lunchtime.

Last But Not Least, Zesty Avocado And Lime Cake. Hello friends, so how are you doing? Avocado and lime cake anyone? How yummy!! Avocado and lime are the perfect pairings – so why not try in a sweet and delicious tea loaf. Also great for Afternoon Tea. Zesty Avocado And Lime Cake.

Finally, I also hope you like this post? If so, why not follow along so you never miss a post? So remember you can also share your thoughts here too in the comments below.

Watercress And Avocado Salad With Bacon And Apple
Follow:
Claire Justine
Claire Justine

Hi, I am Claire and I created Claire Justine in 2011. I hope you enjoy reading my posts as much as I love writing them. Please leave a comment below and share your thoughts with us.

Find me on: Web | Twitter | Facebook

12 Comments

  1. Amy
    10 June 2018 / 8:31 PM

    I have always loved watercress. The avocado, bacon and apple are bonuses in this delicious sounding salad. It looks great. Thank you for sharing at Happiness is Homemade.

    • Claire
      Author
      11 June 2018 / 8:41 AM

      Thanks for hosting and stopping by Amy 🙂

  2. sineamarie
    30 June 2018 / 6:39 PM

    Claire, this salad looks amazing! I love every ingredient 🙂 It will be featured as my Editor’s Pick at next week’s Wonderful Wednesday Blog Hop …. I know it will be the 4th of July next Wed. but we start Tuesday eve 7pm ET… hoping you can stop by!

    • 2 July 2018 / 2:01 PM

      Thanks so much for stopping by and the feature 🙂

  3. 14 January 2021 / 11:55 AM

    Well this looks amazing! I’ve been trying to add more salads into my meals, and this one looks fabulous!

  4. Rosie+Doal
    14 January 2021 / 8:14 PM

    This looks so yummy and healthy too. I’m a huge fan of avocado x #AnythingGoes

  5. Marilyn Lesniak
    14 January 2021 / 11:30 PM

    Thank you for sharing at #OverTheMoon. Pinned and shared. Have a lovely week. I hope to see you at next week’s party too! Please stay safe and healthy. Come party with us at Over The Moon! Catapult your content Over The Moon! @marilyn_lesniak @EclecticRedBarn

  6. 19 March 2021 / 9:47 AM

    This salad looks delicious! I love love love this kind of salads!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.