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classic pasta salad
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Classic Pasta Salad

Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time8 mins
Total Time18 mins
Course: Side Dish
Cuisine: American
Keyword: pasta salad
Servings: 8 people
Author: Silvia

Ingredients

  • 1 lb elbow pasta (regular or gluten-free)
  • 2 cups fresh spinach
  • 1 yellow pepper, diced
  • 12 oz cherry tomatoes, halved
  • 1/2 red onion, sliced
  • 2 baby cucumbers, sliced
  • 1/4 cup fresh dill, Roughly chopped
  • pine nuts (optional)

Dressing

  • 1/4 cup italian dressing
  • 4 tbsp olive oil
  • 1 tbsp Balsamic vinegar
  • 1/2 tbsp dried basil
  • salt + pepper

Instructions

  • Cook pasta according to package instructions. Drain and set aside
  • While the pasta is cooking prep the veggies and dressing
  • Add pasta and veggies to a large bowl, mix to combine
  • Add dressing and toss to coat pasta evenly. Top with pine nuts (optional). Serve