Italian Pasta Salad 

Prep Time: 10 minutes | Cook Time: 10 minutes



  • 1 lb. box penne pasta
  • 2 tsp olive oil
  • 1 cucumber, sliced
  • 2 cups grape tomatoes, halved.
  • 1 4oz can sliced black olives, drained
  • 1 1/2 cups Italian Dressing
  • 1/4 cup basil leaves, chopped


Cook the pasta according to package directions and drain. Toss pasta with olive oil and allow to cool.

Once cooled, add the cucumber, grape tomatoes, black olives, Italian dressing and basil. Serve.


Serve this quick recipe at your next picnic.

You can top with cheese or meats if desired.

Perfect Pairing

We love bringing tasty food on picnics.