Tomato and Bacon Salad in Bibb Lettuce Cups
15 mins (prep 15)
7 ingredients
24 servings
This is a simple, tasty salad or appetizer with a nice presentation. You can also use endive instead of the Bibb lettuce. From Gourmet, this will make 24 appetizers.

Categories:  salad , <-15-mins , easy , 3-steps-or-less , tomato , quick , number-of-servings , vegetable , appetizer , time-to-make , for-large-groups ,
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  • 4 tomatoes, vine-ripened, seeded and chopped fine (about 2 cups)
  • 6 slices bacon, cooked until crisp and crumbled
  • 1/4 cup sweet onion, finely chopped (to taste)
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil (preferably extra-virgin)
  • 2 teaspoons balsamic vinegar (to taste)
  • 24 leaves bibb lettuce, outer leaves (about 4 heads)
  • 1/4 cup fresh basil leaf, finely shredded for garnishment
  • basil sprig, garnishment


Serving Size (5.37 g)
Servings 24
Amount per Serving
Calories 12.05 Calories from Fat 11.07
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 1.23g 45.58%
Saturated Fat 0.17g 20.42%
Trans Fat 0.0g %
Cholesterol 0.0mg 0.0%
Sodium 0.32mg 0.32%
Total Carbohydrate 0.26g 2.05%
Dietary Fiber 0.02 g 2.13%
Sugars 0.19 g %
Protein 0.02g 1.04%
Vitamin A 0.02IU% Vitamin C 0.12mg%
Calcium 0.62mg% Iron 0.02mg%
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your diet value must be higher or lower depending upon your calorie needs:
  Calories 2,000 2,500
Total Fat Less Than 65g 80g
Sat Fat Less Than 20g 25g
Cholesterol Less Than 300mg 300mg
Sodium Less Than 2,400mg 2,400mg
Total Carb   300g 375g
Dietary Fiber   25g 30g
Potassium   3,500 mg
Protein   50 g
Calories Per Gram
Fat 9•Carbohydrate 4•Protein 4
*Nutrition information was calculated excluding the following ingredients:
slices bacon, bibb lettuce, fresh basil