Loaded Avocado BLT

Total Time

Prep/Total Time: 15 min.


2 servings

Updated: Jun. 30, 2023
My husband invented this twist on a bacon, lettuce and tomato sandwich. I like to make it with extra slices of bacon; if you want, you can leave the Gorgonzola cheese out of the avocado spread. —Lori Grant, Kingsport, Tennessee
Loaded Avocado BLT Recipe photo by Taste of Home


  • 1/2 small ripe avocado, peeled
  • 2 tablespoons mayonnaise
  • 1/2 teaspoon lemon juice
  • 2 tablespoons crumbled Gorgonzola cheese
  • 4 slices Italian bread, toasted
  • 1-1/2 cups fresh baby spinach
  • 4 tomato slices
  • 4 thick-sliced applewood smoked bacon strips, cooked


  1. Mash avocado with a fork; stir in mayonnaise and lemon juice. Gently stir in cheese. Spread over all toast slices.
  2. Top 2 slices of toast with spinach, tomato, bacon and remaining pieces of toast, avocado spread side down.

Nutrition Facts

1 sandwich: 420 calories, 29g fat (7g saturated fat), 27mg cholesterol, 921mg sodium, 27g carbohydrate (3g sugars, 5g fiber), 15g protein.