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Simple Pesto Pasta Salad

Posted 8/31/2017 7:56pm by Sharia Legette.

INGREDIENTS

·4 cups rotini uncooked   ·1 cup pesto   ·2 cups of cherry tomatoes, halved  ·    8 oz. fresh mozzarella cut into cubes    salt and pepper to taste  · olive oil  

 

INSTRUCTIONS

1. Cook the pasta according to instructions on the package, making sure the water is salted. Once cooked, drain and rinse with cold water. Shake out any excess water.

2. Place pasta in a large bowl and stir in the pesto. Fold in the tomatoes and mozzarella. Season to taste with salt and pepper. Add olive oil if mixture seems dry.

3. Cover and refrigerate until ready to serve. Before serving, stir.

4. Keeps in fridge for up to 1 week.