Salads

Greek Tortellini Salad

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It’s combination of fresh vegetables, cheese and tortellini pasta is almost perfect, add the Greek dressing to the mix and you have yourself a must try will turn into your go-to summer salad recipe! I love mine loaded with crisp fresh veggies; red onion, cucumbers, tomatoes, Kalamata olives and loads of Feta cheese makes this a fabulous salad that I could eat every day!

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1 (20 ounce) package refrigerated cheese tortellini
1 1/2 cups grape tomatoes, cut in half
1 large cucumber, sliced and halved
1 jar kalamata olives, drained, pits removed and halved
1 red onion, chopped
1 cup crumbled feta cheese

For the Dressing:
¾ cup olive oil
2 tsp garlic powder
2 tsp dried oregano
2 tsp dried basil
3 tsp Carrie’s Seasoning
½ tsp onion powder
1 ½ tsp Dijon-style mustard
1 cup red wine vinegar
Bring a large pot of salted water to a boil. Cook the tortellini according to the package directions. Drain the tortellini and rinse with cold water. Place the tortellini in a large bowl; add the tomatoes,...
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Nutritions

Calories
513

Sodium
1352mg
56% DV

Fat
43g
66% DV

Protein
8g
17% DV

Carbs
24g
8% DV

Fiber
2g
10% DV

Skip store-bought cans, because you can't beat the sweet, savory and smoky taste of homemade baked beans with bacon and molasses. The old-fashioned beans cook slowly in the oven for hours, developing a rich, thick sauce. Baked beans from scratch are the perfect side dish for your next cookout or potluck, and a simple lunch or dinner entrée when paired with cornbread or Boston brown bread!

1 lb. dried navy or Great Northern beans
1/2 lb. bacon
1 medium onion
1/2 c ketchup
3/4 c molasses
2 T apple cider vinegar
2 t dry mustard
2 c chicken broth
kosher salt and black pepper
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  • Place beans in a large bowl or pot. Cover with water by 2 inches. Cover and let stand overnight. Drain and rinse the beans.
  • Place the beans in a large pot and cover with fresh water (about 1...
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Nutritions

Calories
461

Sodium
983mg
40% DV

Fat
12g
19% DV

Protein
13g
26% DV

Carbs
73g
24% DV

Fiber
8g
34% DV