Pasta with Cottage Cheese Salad

1
Pat Duran

By
@kitchenChatter

Cool and refreshing. Lazy day recipe. Sit back and relax.

Rating:

★★★★★ 3 votes

Comments:
Serves:
6 to 8
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
5 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

  • 2 c
    of your favorite pasta ,such as rotini
  • 1 c
    broccoli florets
  • 1 c
    thin sliced carrots
  • 1 c
    cherry tomatoes, cut in 1/2
  • 2 to 3
    green onions, chopped
  • 16 oz
    large curd cottage cheese
  • 1/2 c
    original ranch dressing

How to Make Pasta with Cottage Cheese Salad

Step-by-Step

  1. Cook pasta al dente in boiling water(about 8 minutes).Drain and rinse in cold water. Drain.
    Combine pasta and vegetables in a large bowl. Add cottage cheese and dressing; mix lightly to blend. Chill until ready to serve. Sprinkle with paprika if desired.
  2. If desired add 1/2 cup chopped ham or other protein. Such as chicken , chopped up hot dogs, pepperoni, tuna,bologna, bacon,roast beef,a leftover hamburger , you can add olives or nuts too or cauliflower, zucchini. etc...

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About Pasta with Cottage Cheese Salad

Course/Dish: Pasta Salads
Main Ingredient: Pasta
Regional Style: Italian




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