Avocado and bacon salad

Try James Martin’s super easy salad – avocado will help you on your way to 5-a-day and make you feel fuller for longer.


For the salad

  • 2 back bacon slices, fat trimmed
  • 1 Little Gem lettuce, leaves separated, chopped
  • 1 avocado, peeled, stone removed, chopped

For the dressing

  • squeeze of lemon juice
  • 2 tbsp olive oil
  • ¼ garlic clove, crushed
  • ¼ tsp Dijon mustard

For the croutons

  • 2 thick slices bread, cut into chunks
  • 1 tbsp oil