Popular Posts

Soy Balsamic Slow Cooker Chicken
Soy Balsamic Slow Cooker Chicken

The ingredients must have come to me in my sleep. The more I use my slow cooker, the more I love it.

Cedar Planked Salmon with Cayenne Lime Butter

Cedar Planked Salmon with Cayenne Lime Butter

This salmon is so delicious on it's own. I decided to cedar plank the salmon on the grill, and drizzle it with some cayenne lime butter.

Slow Cooker Chipotle Chicken Tacos
Slow Cooker Chipotle Chicken Tacos

After having a bite of the Chipotle Chicken Tacos my coworker brought for lunch a couple of weeks ago, this was my dinner two days later.

Avocado Chicken Salad Sandwich
Avocado Chicken Salad Sandwich

If you know me you know I am a sucker for avocado and chipotle. I used a rotisserie chicken so it's super easy to make.

Egg, Prosciutto & Tomato Muffins
Sriracha Meatballs

I'm a big fan of savory muffins. These are pretty much mini omelettes in a cup. They are perfect for weekend brunch, and even better to make ahead for the week and then pop them in the microwave.

Tasty Kitcehn Member
Foodista Food Blog of the Day Badge


« Maple Chicken Sausage, Mushroom & Tomato Hash | Main | Grilled Bruschetta Chicken »

BLT with Avocado & Barbecue Aioli

BLT with Avocado & BBQ Aioli

It's been 'hot' here in Seattle, luckily our hot doesn't compare to the rest of the country, we were hitting the high 80's. 

I love simple dinners like this BLT on hot summer nights. It's easy enough to cook up some bacon, but in our house we generally keep some cooked bacon in the freezer and then can just pop it in the microwave for about 10 seconds...making this a super easy dinner.

I kicked up the standard BLT by spreading half of an avocado on the toast and whipped up some Barbecue Aioli.

A recipe probably isn't necessary, but the below ingredients will make two sandwiches and enough for extra Barbecue Aioli...which you will definitely want!

1/3 cup barbecue sauce
1/4 cup mayonnaise
2 garlic cloves, minced
1 whole avocado, pitted and sliced in half
4 slices of toast
4 to 6 slices of bacon
4 tomato slices
4 slices of romaine lettuce 

Whisk together barbecue sauce, mayonnaise and garlic in a small bowl to make Barbecue Aioli.

Spread half of avocado on bottom slice of toast. Layer on bacon, tomato and lettuce. Spread top toast with Barbecue Aioli and top sandwich. Repeat process for second sandwich and enjoy!

Reader Comments (2)

I love adding avocado to BLTs! The barbecue aioli sounds great!

I'm addicted to avocados, they are the best!

August 14, 2012 | Registered CommenterCarrie

PostPost a New Comment

Enter your information below to add a new comment.
Author Email (optional):
Author URL (optional):
Some HTML allowed: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <code> <em> <i> <strike> <strong>
Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...