Salads

Easy Italian Pasta Salad

1579

My family's favorite recipe for pasta salad!

10
1 12oz pkg. rotini or bowtie pasta
2-3 carrots, peeled and diced
3 green onions, sliced
2-3 celery stalks, sliced
2 tomatoes, diced
1# broccoli, chopped
1 can olives, sliced
2 Tbsp grated parmesan cheese
1/2 cup Italian dressing (more or less)
Salt & Pepper to taste
Cook pasta in salted water. Rinse with cold water to cool. Stir in vegetables, olives, and parmesan cheese. Add Italian dressing and salt and pepper to taste.
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Nutritions

Calories
86

Sodium
206mg
8% DV

Fat
3g
5% DV

Protein
2g
5% DV

Carbs
10g
3% DV

Fiber
2g
11% DV

I love entertaining, even if it is for a smaller group these days. I look forward to dinners with my kids, their spouses, and especially my little grandson. I always try to serve foods that’ll keep them wanting to come back for more, like my Corn Dip.

Corn Dip with Mexican Style Sour Cream Ingredients:
2 cans (15.25 oz) whole kernel sweet corn
1/2 cup onions ( diced )
1 can (4 oz) green chilis ( fire-roasted and diced )
1/3 package block style cream cheese ( full fat )
3/4 cup Mozzarella Cheese ( shredded )
3/4 cup Pepperjack Cheese
1/2 cup LALA Crema Mexicana
1 package tortilla chips
cilantro ( for garnish )
PAM Spray or similar
Nutritions

Calories
8879

Sodium
3818mg
159% DV

Fat
742g
1142% DV

Protein
90g
180% DV

Carbs
45g
15% DV

Fiber
15g
62% DV