this is good as a salad or main dish."Dont be intimidated by foreign cookery. Tomatoes and oregano make it Italian: wine and tarragon make it French. Sour cream makes it Russian; lemon and cinnamon make it Greek. Soy sauce makes it Chinese; garlic makes it good.Now you are an International Cook." this is from Alice May Brock's Alice's Restaurant Cookbook. Its the song that was made famous by Arlo Guthrie, back in the sixties (i think)
prep time15 Min
cook time10 Min
Ingredients For italian style pasta salad
multi-colored pasta (fusilli)
bell pepper, chopped
red onion, chopped
celery stalks, chopped
hard salami, chopped
shredded parmesan cheese
can pitted, chopped black olives
16 oz. your favorite italian salad dressing
How To Make italian style pasta salad
Cook pasta until al dente, drain in colander then rinse with cold water until cooled completely.Mix pasta with all the other ingredients then add the italian dressing to taste (I use the whole bottle)cover and let stand in refrigerator 3-4 hours before serving for the flavors to mingle and marinate in the dressing. will last several days in the refrigerator.
Last Step: Don't forget to share!
Make all your friends drool by posting a picture of your finished recipe on your favorite social
network. And don't forget to tag Just A Pinch and include #justapinchrecipes so we can see it too!