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Zesty Pasta Salad

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Occasion: Mehndi   Total servings: 4
Cuisine: Pakistani   Calories:
Effort: Easy   Pre-Prep time: 30 min
Best for: All   Preperation time: 10 min
How to serve: Warm    

Zesty Pasta Salad recipe by Marium Hamid at DesiRecipes.com.
A nice balsamic vinegar and oil mixture with mustard whipped in. It compliments this hearty salad way better than regular salad dressings.


Ingredients
16 oz. spiral pasta
1/2 cup olive oil
56 Tbsp. Dijon mustard
5 Tbsp. red vinegarClick to find more about vinegar
1 heaping tsp. dried basilClick to find more about basil
1/2 1 tsp. saltClick to find more about salt (optional)
2 tsp. garlicClick to find more about garlic powder
1 cup diced avocado
1 small cucumber, diced
2 tomatoes, diced (peeled if possible)
3 cloves garlicClick to find more about garlic, minced (optional)
1 small bunch scallions, sliced (opt.)


Preparation
Place the mustard, oil, vinegarClick to find more about vinegar, basilClick to find more about basil, saltClick to find more about salt, garlicClick to find more about garlic, and vegetables in a bowl, mix well, and let marinate for one hour. Cook pasta in water, and set aside to cool. Add to mustard mixture and mix.
This salad seems to taste best when still warm, and when fresh, but it tastes fine days later. The vinegarClick to find more about vinegar flavor becomes stronger with time, and it becomes much drier, so take care if you are making it in advance.



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by Anonymous No Rating
56 tbsp mustard???

Mon Dec 07, 2015


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