Taco Salad with Fakin' Bacon and Smart Ground

What you'll need: 

1/2 cup vegan mayonnaise
1/2 cup vegan sour cream
1/2 cup salsa
3 Tbsp. lime juice
2 Tbsp. onion powder
2 Tbsp. garlic powder
1 Tbsp. chipotle pepper in adobo sauce

Salad:
1 package (5 oz) Lightlife® Smart Bacon®
1 package (12 oz) Lightlife® Smart Ground® Original
2 Tbsp. vegetable oil
1 head romaine lettuce, washed and cut
1/2 cup canned black beans, drained and rinsed
1 large tomato, chopped
1 ripe avocado, cut into small chunks
1 cup shredded vegan cheese
4 or 5 tortilla chips (optional)

How to make it: 

Dressing directions: Whisk together all ingredients in medium bowl; set aside.

Salad directions: Heat oil in skillet over medium-high heat. Add Smart Bacon® and cook 4 minutes, stirring frequently. Remove Smart Bacon® and add Smart Ground® Original to the skillet. Cook 3 minutes, stirring frequently to break up.

In a large salad bowl, toss lettuce with dressing. Top with black beans, tomato, avocado, cheese, Smart Bacon® and Smart Ground®. If desired, crumble tortilla chips on top of salad.

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