Pesto Pasta Salad

annie Kelly

By
@nutmeg753

I believe I got this recipe from one of Sandra Lee's television shows years back.


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Serves:

this serves 4 to 6 people

Prep:

5 Min

Cook:

15 Min

Method:

Stove Top

Ingredients

1 box
fusilli pasta- i use ronzoni
1
1 container [7ozs] of pesto sauce or use your home made pesto
1/4 c
olive oil
1/4 c
white wine vinegar-heinz
2 c
cherry tomatoes halved or grape tomatoes
1 1/4 c
pine nuts-optional
salt n pepper to taste

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Cook pasta according to package directions. Drain and rinse with cold water. Drain again shaking to get most of the water off the pasta.
2
Then place pasta into a large bowl.
3
In small bowl whisk together the pesto sauce oil and vinegar. Pour over pasta. Then add your tomatoes and toss to combine. Season with salt and pepper to taste. Chill
4
To serve sprinkle with pine nuts and garnish with some basil.

About this Recipe

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