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Butterflies Colourful Salad

This delicious light salad (despite what you will see the dressing ingredients are) is so easy to make and can be prepared ahead of time, kept in the fridge till time of serving.

Ingredients

  • ***for Salad:

  • 300gm Farfalle Pasta (Butterfly Pasta)

  • 1 cup sweet corn kernels

  • 2 cup peas& carrots mix (frozen pack)

  • 1 medium green Bell pepper, coarsely diced

  • 1 cup cherry tomatoes, sliced

  • 2 tsp dried Basil

  • ***for Dressing:

  • ½ cup Mayonnaise+ ¼ cup César or Ranch salad dressing+ 1/3 cup extra virgin Olive Oil+ 3 tbsp Lemon juice+ 2 cloves garlic, whole+ 2 tsp coarse Dijon mustard+ ½ tsp black pepper+ 1 tsp Salt

Method

  • 1.

    ***Prepare dressing by mixing ingredients together in a jar. Shake well and keep in fridge till you prepare the salad, about 20 minutes.

  • 2.

    ***Meanwhile, prepare the salad:

  • 3.

    Boil some water with salt and cook Peas& carrots mix for about 5 minutes. Drain.

  • 4.

    Cook pasta as directed on package, in boiling water, with salt and little oil over low heat for about 10-12 minutes. Drain.

  • 5.

    Immediately add dressing to pasta while hot, and then add the rest of the salad ingredients and toss well. Add salt to season.

  • 6.

    Cover and keep in fridge for about ½ an hour. Serve cold.

Notes

Some fresh Basil leaves (about ½ cup) can be also added if available or desired.

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Posted by Huda Abu HamdiaReport
Hi lolA... did u make this one ?? I too love salads :-)
so glad u enjoyed it :-)
thank you so much for considering my recipe :-)
take care ..
Posted by Huda Abu HamdiaReport
I love salads.. you should also try my recipe for Fattoush salad.. verrrrry tasty ..also try my famous Huda's Salad Dressing with Huda's Salad, it's so good that my friends asked me to make it in bottles& sell :-D
Let me know how things go dear :-)
Posted by Huda Abu HamdiaReport
I love salads.. you should also try my recipe for Fattoush salad.. verrrrry tasty ..also try my famous Huda's Salad Dressing with Huda's Salad, it's so good that my friends asked me to make it in bottles& sell :-D Let me know how things go dear :-)