Simple Garden Pesto Pasta Salad Recipe
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Recipe type: Salad/Side Dish
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Serves: 4
 
SIMPLE GARDEN PESTO PASTA SALAD RECIPE
Ingredients
  • 3 cups Dreamfields Rotini
  • 1 cup chopped, cooked chicken breast
  • 3 sticks mozzarella string cheese sticks, cut into ¼­ inch thick slices
  • 1 medium red bell pepper, chopped
  • 1 medium cucumber, chopped
  • Salt and Pepper
  • ½ cup low fat, fat­-free chicken broth
  • 4 tablespoons sundried tomato pesto sauce with whole pine nuts
Steps
  1. Cook pasta according to package directions. Place pasta in large bowl; refrigerate 1 to 2 hours to chill.
  2. To serve, add chicken, mozzarella, pepper and cucumber to pasta; toss to combine. Season with salt and pepper, as desired.
  3. In small bowl, whisk together chicken broth and pesto. Add to pasta mixture; toss to coat.
  4. *1/2 cup cubed mozzarella cheese can be used in place of string cheese.
Nutrition Information
Calories: 420 Fat: 12g Saturated fat: 4g Carbohydrates: 55g Sodium: 230mg Fiber: 7g Protein: 26g Cholesterol: 40mg
Recipe by Shop With Me Mama at https://shopwithmemama.com/simple-garden-pesto-pasta-salad-recipe-pastapalooza-healthypasta/