Divine Greek Pasta Salad

Jenny Powers

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@JennyPowers

I wanted to make a pasta salad so I took inventory of the refrigerator and came up with this recipe. It was a hit! Warning, it is addictive!


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Serves:

8

Prep:

30 Min

Cook:

10 Min

Method:

Stove Top

Ingredients

1 lb
box of spiral pasta
1 bottle
kraft greek salad dressing
1
english cucumber, unpeeled
4 oz
can of sliced or chopped black olives
1
container of cherry or grape tomatoes
1/2 c
red onion, finely chopped
1/2 c
sliced pepperoncinis
1/2 pkg
oscar meyer hard salami
4 oz
feta cheese
salt and pepper to taste

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Cook the pasta according to package directions. Do not cook any longer than the directions. The pasta should be ala dente. Rinse with cold water, drain and set aside.
2
Cucumber - leave the skin on. cut thin slices of the cucumber. Next, cut the slices into quarters.
3
Cherry tomatoes - cut in half and then cut each half into quarters.
4
Red onion - finely dice 1/2 cup of the onion
5
Sliced Pepperoncini's - Chop the slices until you have 1/2 cup
6
Salami - Stack 3 slices of the salami and cut in half. Cut very thin slices ( the size of dried fettucini pasta) and separate the slices.
7
Place all ingredients except the salt and pepper and salad dressing into a large bowl. You can now add half of the bottle of dressing. Put the remainder aside. Mix all ingredients throughly. Salt and pepper to taste. Put the bowl in the refrigerator to chill. You will want to check it in a couple of hours and add half of what is in the bottle to the salad and stir.
8
I created this yesterday and I had it for dinner and breakfast already. Guess I will have more for lunch.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Pasta, Salads
Main Ingredient: Pasta
Regional Style: Greek
Other Tag: Quick & Easy