Italian Farfalle Salad

Italian Farfalle Pasta Salad

Pasta salad may be a summer picnic staple, but this healthy and hearty dish is perfect year round. Exuding fresh Italian flavors and colors, all it requires is mixing a few ingredients together. Simple to assemble, this dish can easily be whipped up to take to take to a social gathering or to enjoy as a meal at home.


  • 16 oz. box farfalle pasta
  • 2 cups frozen mixed vegetables
  • 1 cup chopped black olives
  • 2 TBS chopped fresh basil
  • ½ cup Italian dressing
  • ¼ cup Romano cheese, grated
  • Salt and pepper, to taste


  • Cook pasta according to package instructions.
  • While pasta cooks, pour frozen vegetables into the bottom of a colander. When pasta is cooked al dente, drain pasta over the vegetables. The hot water will thaw the vegetables.
  • Add pasta and vegetables to a mixing bowl, and toss well with the olives, basil and Italian dressing. Add salt and pepper to taste. Chill and serve, topped with Romano cheese.

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