SUMMER PASTA SALAD RECIPE

EASY

Looking for a simple pasta salad recipe?  I'm teaching you all the tips and tricks you need to make the best pasta salad this summer!

Different from the usual Italian salad dressing pasta salad, this recipe is flavor-packed. Great recipe to make ahead for a crowd...great with tortellini too! Showcases summer tomatoes and basil at their best

Why you'll love this easy pasta salad

Gather all your ingredients

STUFF TO DO

Cook up a big pot of  pasta

Queue up a playlist to cook by

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INGREDIENTS

cavatappi pasta ripe tomatoes fresh mozzarella sun-dried tomatoes in oil fresh parmesan cheese olive oil capers basil leaves red wine vinegar

01

WHAT YOU'LL NEED

make the dressing

Add sun-dried tomatoes, olive oil and dressing ingredients to a blender and mix until smooth.

02

WHAT YOU'LL DO

dice

the tomatoes, fresh mozzarella and julienne the basil.

03

WHAT YOU'LL DO

toss

the cooked pasta with the cheese and tomatoes.

04

WHAT YOU'LL DO

“Always reserve some pasta salad dressing to toss right before serving”

- josie + nina

MAKE AHEAD TIP

4 days...5 tops!

How long can pasta salad stay in the fridge?

Best pasta salad salad recipe for Memorial Day or the 4th of July!

Meet Lori

I believe good comfort food is approachable, has a kiss of Italian flavor, and shouldn't take hours to make. Grab a seat at the table!