simple pasta salad

July 29, 2010

((thanks for great recipe recommendations and ideas, friends! sorry i don’t have pics for today – hubby has the camera out of town!))

we love this simple, refreshing summer salad – super easy to prepare  and can be enjoyed for a light lunch over the course of a few days.

SIMPLE PASTA SALAD

:: whole grain, multi color rotini pasta

:: chopped: cherry tomatoes, cucumbers, red and green bell pepper (and whatever other veggies you like!)

:: dressing ( i used to use bottled italian but this homemade is tastier, cheaper and better for us) – 1 part balsamic vinegar to 3 parts extra virgin olive oil + a squirt of dijon mustard + a few tsp of agave + garlic + sea salt + tsp of shoyu

::  mix this all together, and refrigerate.

yum!

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One Response to “simple pasta salad”


  1. Thanks for a creative and simple take on this dish! We don’t eat a lot of pasta in our home, but this looks like a crowd pleaser when we do!

    Would love it if you would consider sharing this at Monday Mania blog carnival at The Healthy Home Economist. Recipes, green tips, personal stories, book reviews, vlogs etc are all welcome – an eclectic mix of awesome blog posts! Hope to see you there!


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