Ashley's Pasta Salad

Ashley's Pasta Salad

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Cathy Evans Mauricio

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@CathyEvansMauricio

This is my daughter-in-law's creation! It's marvelous

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Serves:
a lot of people
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

  • ·
    bow tie pasta – 1 box
  • ·
    sundried tomatoes (packed in oil with herbs) – 1 jar
  • ·
    fresh basil - no specific amount (i just add as much as i want)
  • ·
    mozzarella cheese – small block – not grated
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    parmesan cheese – 1/2 bag of grated cheese
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    pitted kalamata olives – 1/2 jar drained (less if you prefer)
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    grape tomatoes – 1 container
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    chopped garlic – i usually use the jar of garlic & add about a tablespoon

How to Make Ashley's Pasta Salad

Step-by-Step

  1. Cook the pasta per the instructions on the box
    After draining the pasta I usually leave it in the colander & pour most of the oil from the sundried tomatoes on it to keep it from sticking together




    In no particular order:
    Chop the basil
    Cube mozzarella
    Chop the olives
    Quarter the tomatoes
    Add the parmesan cheese
    Add the sundried tomatoes
    Add chopped garlic
    Salt & Pepper
    After the pasta has cooled, add it to the rest of the ingredients & mix

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About Ashley's Pasta Salad

Course/Dish: Pasta Salads
Main Ingredient: Pasta
Regional Style: American
Hashtag: #pasta



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