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Pesto pasta salad recipe

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Easy vegan pesto pasta salad is the perfect summertime side dish.

2 · 25 minutes · Bright and flavorful vegan pesto pasta salad is the perfect summer side dish. Totally vegan and can be made gluten-free with GF pasta.

6 ingredients

Produce
  • 1 cup Baby arugula
  • 1 Cucumber, large
  • 1 cup Peas
  • 1/2 cup Sundried tomatoes
Condiments
  • 3/4 cup Pesto, vegan
Pasta & Grains
  • 16 oz Penne pasta
Whether you’re looking for a refreshing lunch or a dish to bring to a potluck, this pesto pasta salad is delicious and easy to make. Made with basil pesto tossed in perfectly cooked pasta noodles, this recipe comes together in under 30 minutes! | realandvibrant.com #realandvibrant #pesto #pastasalad #pestopastasalad #salad

30 · 30 minutes · Whether you’re looking for a refreshing lunch or a dish to bring to a potluck, this pesto pasta salad is delicious and easy to make. Made with basil pesto tossed in perfectly cooked pasta noodles, this recipe comes together in under 30 minutes! | realandvibrant.com #realandvibrant #pesto #pastasalad #pestopastasalad #salad

14 ingredients

Produce
  • 3 cups Basil, leaves
  • 1 cup Cherry tomatoes
  • 2 cloves Garlic
  • 1/4 cup Parsley
  • 1/4 cup Pepperoncini
  • 1/2 cup Red onion
Condiments
  • 1 tbsp Lemon juice
Pasta & Grains
  • 1 lb Pasta
Baking & Spices
  • 1/4 tsp Black pepper
  • 1 tsp Sea salt
Oils & Vinegars
  • 1/2 cup Olive oil
Nuts & Seeds
  • 1/3 cup Pine nuts
Dairy
  • 8 oz Mozzarella, fresh
  • 1/3 cup Parmesan cheese, grated
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This Chicken Pesto Pasta recipe features perfectly cooked al dente penne tossed in a vibrant basil pesto sauce, topped with tangy cherry tomatoes, and cheesy mozzarella pearls. It is ready in 30-minutes, making it the perfect easy dinner for busy nights!

2 · 25 minutes · This Chicken Pesto Pasta recipe features perfectly cooked al dente penne tossed in a vibrant basil pesto sauce, topped with tangy cherry tomatoes, and cheesy mozzarella pearls. It is ready in 30-minutes, making it the perfect easy dinner for busy nights!

11 ingredients

Meat
  • 1 lb Chicken breast, boneless skinless
Produce
  • 1 1/2 cups Cherry tomatoes
  • 1/2 tsp Garlic powder
Condiments
  • 3/4 cup Basil pesto sauce
Pasta & Grains
  • 8 oz Penne rigate pasta
Baking & Spices
  • 1/2 tsp Black pepper
  • 1/2 tsp Italian seasoning
  • 1/4 tsp Kosher salt
Oils & Vinegars
  • 1 tbsp Olive oil
Dairy
  • 1 cup Mozzarella pearls
  • 1/4 cup Parmesan cheese
Brussels Sprouts and Bacon Pesto Pasta is a simple, but hearty weeknight meal. Shredded brussels sprouts, crisp bacon and pasta are tossed together in pesto, parmesan cheese and fresh lemon juice. An effortless dinner that only takes 30 minutes to make! #brusselssprouts #pasta #bacon #easyrecipes #healthydinner #glutenfree #pestopasta #pesto

208 · 30 minutes · Brussels Sprouts and Bacon Pesto Pasta is a simple, but hearty weeknight meal. Shredded brussels sprouts, crisp bacon and pasta are tossed together in pesto, parmesan cheese and fresh lemon juice. An effortless dinner that only takes 30 minutes to make! #brusselssprouts #pasta #bacon #easyrecipes #healthydinner #glutenfree #pestopasta #pesto

9 ingredients

Meat
  • 4 slices Bacon, cooked and chopped
Produce
  • 12 oz Brussels sprouts
  • 1 clove Garlic
  • 1 Lemon
Condiments
  • 3 tbsp Pesto
Baking & Spices
  • 1 Kosher salt and fresh ground black pepper
  • 1/4 tsp Red pepper flakes
Dairy
  • 1/4 cup Parmesan cheese
Other
  • 8 ounces uncooked pasta shells or similar shape/size, gluten-free if needed
Easy Pesto Pasta Side Dish

An easy pesto pasta side dish recipe.

4 ingredients

Condiments
  • 1 cup Pesto
Pasta & Grains
  • 1/2 lb Farfalle pasta, cooked
Oils & Vinegars
  • 2 tbsp Olive oil
Dairy
  • 1/4 cup Heavy whipping cream
This easy Creamy Pesto Pasta Salad with Peas and Sun-Dried Tomatoes is ideal for picnics and potlucks, barbecues and birthday parties. A simple dressing of pesto, mayonnaise, and lemon juice cloaks this family-favorite pasta salad. Sweet and chewy sun-dried tomatoes, and vibrant green peas round out this versatile side dish.

This easy Creamy Pesto Pasta Salad with Peas and Sun-Dried Tomatoes is ideal for picnics and potlucks, barbecues and birthday parties. A simple dressing of pesto, mayonnaise, and lemon juice cloaks this family-favorite pasta salad. Sweet and chewy sun-dried tomatoes, and vibrant green peas round out this versatile side dish.

2 reviews · 25 minutes · Vegetarian · Serves 8 · This Pesto Pasta Salad recipe is loaded up with the most delicious mix of Italian-inspired ingredients. It's easy to prep up to a few days in advance and it's sure to be a crowd fave!

4 · 25 minutes · 2 reviews · 25 minutes · Vegetarian · Serves 8 · This Pesto Pasta Salad recipe is loaded up with the most delicious mix of Italian-inspired ingredients. It's easy to prep up to a few days in advance and it's sure to be a crowd fave!

10 ingredients

Produce
  • 1 (12-ounce) jar Artichoke hearts
  • 2 large handfuls Baby arugula
Condiments
  • 2/3 cup Basil pesto
  • 2/3 cup Kalamata olives
Pasta & Grains
  • 1 lb Pasta
Baking & Spices
  • 2/3 cup Pepperoncini peppers
Oils & Vinegars
  • 2/3 cup Sun-dried tomatoes in olive oil
Nuts & Seeds
  • 1/2 cup Pine nuts or sliced almonds, toasted
Dairy
  • 8 oz Mozzarella balls, mini
  • 1 Parmesan
This pasta salad is loaded with your favorite pasta noodles, fresh tomatoes and mozzarella and tossed in the best homemade kale pesto! It's such an easy dish and perfect for spring!

1 · 26 minutes · This pasta salad is loaded with your favorite pasta noodles, fresh tomatoes and mozzarella and tossed in the best homemade kale pesto! It's such an easy dish and perfect for spring!

13 ingredients

Produce
  • 2 tbsp Basil, fresh
  • 1/2 cup Basil, leaves
  • 2 cups Cherry tomatoes
  • 1 Garlic clove
  • 1/2 cup Kale, leaves
  • 1/4 Red onion, thin
Condiments
  • 1 tbsp Lemon juice, fresh
Pasta & Grains
  • 1 lb Rotini pasta, dry
Baking & Spices
  • 2 Salt & pepper
Oils & Vinegars
  • 1/4 cup Olive oil
Nuts & Seeds
  • 2 tbsp Pine nuts
Dairy
  • 8 oz Mozzarella pearls, fresh
  • 1/4 cup Parmesan cheese, grated