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Pesto Pasta Salad
Prep Time
5 mins
Cook Time
10 mins
Total Time
15 mins

Fresh, tasty, and light. The perfect meal for a busy summer night. 

Course: Main Dish
Cuisine: American
Keyword: pesto pasta salad
Servings: 8
Calories: 357 kcal
Author: Aubrey
  • 12 oz elbow noodles cook according to directions
  • 1 1/2 C Pesto
  • 12 cherry tomatoes
  • 15 Slices of Salami
  • 1 cup kalamata olives
  • 1/2 C Freshly Grated Parmesan
  • Salt and Pepper
  • Basil
  • Lemon if desired
  • 1/2 cucumber optional
  1. Boil noodles according to package directions.
  2. Rinse and allow to cool.
  3. Dice tomatoes, olives, cucumbers and salami.

  4. Toss all ingredients together in a larger bowl.
  5. Juice lemon on top and toss if desired.
  6. Garnish with more parmesan and basil.
Nutrition Facts
Pesto Pasta Salad
Amount Per Serving (1 cup)
Calories 357 Calories from Fat 135
% Daily Value*
Fat 15g23%
Saturated Fat 5g31%
Cholesterol 21mg7%
Sodium 1177mg51%
Potassium 253mg7%
Carbohydrates 41g14%
Fiber 4g17%
Sugar 6g7%
Protein 14g28%
Vitamin A 553IU11%
Vitamin C 8mg10%
Calcium 144mg14%
Iron 2mg11%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.