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Italian Pasta Salad

Italian Pasta Salad

Looking for a fun recipe to bring along to a party or a picnic in the park? This Italian Pasta Salad is a great addition to any table.
Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 10 mins
Total Time 20 mins
Course Dinner
Cuisine Italian
Servings 6 servings

Ingredients
  

  • 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

Instructions
 

  • 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.

Notes

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.