Mini Bowtie Mediterranean Salad

Sherri Williams

By
@logansw

I love salads! My friends and family always request my pasta salad. This is one that I make often. Try this for your next picnic or BBQ. Happy Cooking! sw:)


Featured Pinch Tips Video

Comments:

Serves:

8-10

Prep:

20 Min

Cook:

10 Min

Ingredients

1 box
mini bowtie pasta
1/3 c
kalamati greek olives, slice in 1/2
4 medium
roma tomatoes, chopped seeded or 1/2 pint grape tomatoes slicde in 1/2
1 small
red onion, chopped
1 small
english cucumber, chopped
1/2 jar(s)
capers
16 oz
light italian dressing
3 medium
garlic loves, grated
3 Tbsp
italian parsley, chopped
2 Tbsp
herbes de provence
1 large
lemon, juice and zest
1 tsp
crushed red pepper flakes
4-5 Tbsp
extra virgin olive oil
kosher salt to taste
1/2 c
parmesan cheese

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Cook pasta according to package. Do not over cook. Place pasta in a colander and run cold water to stop cooking. Drain well.
2
In a large mixing bowl, add all the ingredients except the parmesan cheese. Mix thoroughly.
3
Chill in fridge over night.
4
30 minutes b4 serving, add parmesan cheese and mix well. If pastea is a little dry, add more dressing
5
Serve and enjoy!!!

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Salads, Pasta, Pasta Salads, Salads
Collection: Picnic Picks!
Other Tags: For Kids, Healthy