Great taste brings happiness of mind and contentment that is why taste plays a very important role in our life. We keep experimenting with our cooking methods every time in order to bring some different flavours of taste. If delectable food comes with the healthy tag then it will add extra benefits. Pasta salad is such an item which no one simply can't resist.It is a mouthwatering dish with full of health benefits and it deserves to be a part of our daily breakfast and lunch.
Making pasta salad will not engage you for a longer period in the kitchen and You can also carry this salad dish to work or enjoy it as a wholesome dinner. It is great for brunch or even as a hearty snack between meals.
Creamy and tangy homemade pasta salad is a tasty recipe that’s great for making as a main or side dish with an Italian-inspired meal.Apart from healthy salad and comforting pasta, this bright and tasty pasta salad recipe has everything you love in a dish.
It’s perfect to get mixed up with your favourite veggies and can easily be made with several convenient swaps. You can add olives and dried herbs. Whatever you’ve got on hand is great for making a simple yet satisfying pasta salad.
Serve either fresh or make ahead for an easy meal, and enjoy either hot or cold. There really is no wrong way to enjoy pasta salad with vegetables and herbs.
-uncooked fusilli or penne pasta
-Italian salad dressing
-2 cucumbers, chopped
-2 tomatoes, chopped
-1 bunch spring onions, chopped
-grated Parmesan cheese
-1 tablespoon Italian herb seasoning
How to cook
Bring a large pot of lightly salted water to a boil. Place pasta in the pot, cook for 8 to 12 minutes, until al dente and drain and cool.
In a large bowl, toss the cooked pasta with the Italian dressing, cucumbers, tomatoes and spring onions. In a small bowl, mix the Parmesan cheese and Italian herbs and gently mix them into the salad. Cover and refrigerate until serving.
Enjoy pasta salad as a main dish with other Italian-inspired sides, like homemade Bread or Cheese Breadsticks.
For a lighter meal serve with fresh greens like spinach or kale, either as a raw salad or steamed. If you are craving a healthy meal, try out this delectable pasta salad.