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Carole's Pasta Salad with Basil Vinaigrette

 

96

Yield

4

servings

Prep

15

min

Cook

15

min

Ready

30

min

Trans-fat Free, Good source of fiber
 

Ingredients

Basil vinaigrette
4 each garlic cloves
large
2 tablespoons basil
dried
1 ½ teaspoons sugar
1 tablespoon dry mustard
3 tablespoons lemon juice
fresh
6 tablespoons red wine vinegar
2 teaspoons kosher salt
1 teaspoon black pepper
freshly ground
1 ¼ cups olive oil
2 each zucchini
halved lengthwise
6 ounces pasta, fusilli
3 each chicken breast halves, boneless, skinless
cubed
2 each tomatoes
medium, diced
3 each scallions, spring or green onions
12 each greek olives
black
*
¼ cup pine nuts
toasted
½ cup Parmesan cheese
fresh

Directions

Mince garlic in a food processor.

Add 1 1/2T basil, sugar, mustard, lemon juice, 2 teaspoons salt and 1 teaspoon pepper.

Process 10 seconds.

With the machine running, drizzle in oil until slightly thickened.

The vegetables and chicken will dilute the intense flavor of the dressing.

Makes 1¾ cup

Steam zucchini 1 minute and drain.

Cool under running water.

Cook pasta al dente, cool under running water, drain and dry.

In separate bowls, toss chicken, zucchini, pasta and tomatoes with ¼ cup dressing each.

Gently combine chicken, zucchini, pasta and green onions.

Adjust seasonings and dressings to taste.

Spoon salad onto a platter.

Sprinkle tomatoes, olives and pine nuts on top.

Pass cheese separately.

 

* not incl. in nutrient facts

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Nutrition Facts

Serving Size 417g (14.7 oz)
Amount per Serving
Calories 103770% of calories from fat
 % Daily Value *
Total Fat 81g 124%
Saturated Fat 13g 64%
Trans Fat 0g
Cholesterol 66mg 22%
Sodium 1440mg 60%
Total Carbohydrate 15g 15%
Dietary Fiber 5g 18%
Sugars g
Protein 69g
Vitamin A 21% Vitamin C 59%
Calcium 22% Iron 24%
* based on a 2,000 calorie diet How is this calculated?

 

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