Salads

Springtime Pasta Salad

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Springtime Pasta Salad is loaded with asparagus, artichoke hearts and more. It is the perfect as a side dish to a picnic, BBQ, or pot-luck.

10
1/2 lb tri-color rotini pasta
1/2 bunch of asparagus
1/2 red bell pepper, diced
1/2 orange bell pepper, diced
1 c cherry tomatoes halved or quartered if large
1/2 can quartered artichoke hearts, chopped
1/3 c feta cheese, crumbled (more for sprinkling)
1/2 package dry, Italian-style salad dressing mix
1/4 c extra virgin olive oil
2 Tbls balsamic vinegar
1 tsp dried italian seasoning
1/4 tsp salt
1/4 tsp ground black pepper
Cook the pasta according to the directions on the package. Cook al dente. During the last 1 minute of cooking add the asparagus to the water with the pasta. Allow to cook 1 minute and remove with a slotted...
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Nutritions

Calories
108

Sodium
320mg
13% DV

Fat
6g
10% DV

Protein
4g
9% DV

Carbs
7g
2% DV

Fiber
3g
14% DV

Bbq Sauce with ketchup

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An easy barbecue sauce with ketchup and other pantry ingredients, that's easy to throw together in a pinch. This Homemade BBQ sauce is perfect for grilling chicken, beef, pork or anything you'd put BBQ sauce in or on!

An easy Bbq sauce recipe with ketchup and other pantry ingredients, that's easy to throw together in a pinch.