Monday, October 5, 2009


Every one of us I think love pasta and we cook it in different way. But for a busy schedule for last few days I want some thing really fast and quick, specially for dinner.After a long day of work I don’t feel like cooking elaborate recipes so what could be a better choice than yummy pasta salad. You may have your own pasta salad recipe but you can try this out for a change, I hope you will surely like it.


Pasta 7 ounce of your choice
(I love the bow –tie)
Mixed vegetable 3 cups
(broccoli florets,
sliced carrot,Yellow
and red bell pepper strips
Cubed tomato and
cucumber deseeded)

Spring onion and
red onion chopped ¼ cup

Mustard powder 2 tbsp
Lemon juice 3 tbsp
Salad oil 3 tbsp
Salt and pepper according to taste

Salad Topping
Chopped mint leaves 2 to 3 tbsp
Grated cheese 2 to 3 cube(optional)
Lettuce leaves 4 to 5

Cook pasta as directed on package. Rinse under cold water, drain well. You can blanch the broccoli and carrot. Mix all the dressing ingredients on a small bowl. Your dressing is ready. Now place the pasta in a large bowl . Add vegetable and dressing toss gently. In a serving bowl arrange the lettuce leaves . Place the pasta salad over it then garnish it with chopped mint leaves and grated cheese . Your yummy delicious colorful pasta salad is ready to taste.



Miranda said...

This looks A LOT like my moms pasta salad and it is a favorite. No matter where I bring it EVERYONE loves it and asks for the recipe.

Jessie said...

yum! I love a yummy pasta salad

Anonymous said...

Very colorful and delicious pasta salad!

My Little Space said...

Hi there, so nice to drop by to your lovely blog. Your pasta salad is absolutely stunning! Im drooling. Thanks for sharing. Cheers.

Paula said...

Healthy foods