Classic Italian Pasta Salad
- Prep Time 20 minutes
Ingredients Makes 8 side-dishes
- 8 ounces rotelle pasta [or spiral pasta]
- 2 1/2 cups assorted cut-up fresh vegetables, (broccoli, carrots, tomatoes, bell peppers, cauliflower, onions and mushrooms)
- 1/2 cup cubed cheddar cheese [or mozzarella cheese]
- 1/3 cup sliced pitted ripe olives, (optional)
- 1 cup Wish-Bone® Italian Dressing
- Combine all ingredients except Wish-Bone® Italian Dressing in large bowl. Add Dressing; toss well. Serve chilled or at room temperature.
- NOTE: If preparing a day ahead, refrigerate, then stir in 1/4 cup additional Wish-Bone Dressing before serving. For a Creamy Italian Pasta Salad, substitute 1/2 cup Hellmann’s® or Best Foods® Real Mayonnaise for 1/2 cup Wish-Bone® Italian Dressing.
- Also terrific with Wish-Bone ® Robusto Italian, Fat Free! Italian, House Italian, Ranch, Light Ranch, Fat Free! Ranch, Creamy Caesar, Red Wine Vinaigrette or Fat Free! Red Wine Vinaigrette Dressings. See nutrition information for sodium content.