Bacon Egg Salad
Bacon Egg Salad- egg salad tastes even better with lots of crispy, salty bacon added. Makes a great sandwich spread for a summer lunch.
- 12 large eggs
- 1/2 to 3/4 cup mayonnaise, depending on how mayonnaisey you want it
- 1 teaspoon yellow mustard
- few pinches of salt
- 1/4 teaspoon pepper
- 8 slices bacon, cooked and crumbled
- 2 tablepsoons finely chopped red onion
Place eggs in a large pot and cover with 2 inches of water. Bring to a rolling boil, cover the pot, and turn the burner off. Let pot sit on the burner for 12 minutes.Drain and run cold water over the eggs until they cool. Peel the eggs.
Place the eggs in a large bowl and chop with a knife or mash with a fork. You can chop a little or a lot depending on how much texture you like in your egg salad.
Add remaining ingredients and mix well.
Cover with plastic wrap and refrigerate at least 2 hours before serving.