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Grilled Zucchini, White Bean, Tomato and Tortellini Pasta Salad

Grilled Zucchini, White Bean, Tomato and Tortellini Pasta Salad

A fresh, flavorful and filling main dish pasta salad! This Grilled Zucchini, White Bean, Tomato and Tortellini Pasta Salad is easy to make and perfect for a fast and healthy weeknight dinner! Enjoy!!

Prep time: 15 min | Cook time: 10 min | Total time: 25 min

Ingredients

[For the Pasta Salad]

10 ounce package cheese tortellini
2 cups grilled and diced zucchini (approx. 3 zucchini)
2 cups cannellini or white beans, rinsed and drained
1 cup cherry tomatoes, halved
¼ shredded Parmesan cheese
Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper to taste

[For the Basil Vinaigrette]

¼ cup fresh basil leaves, lightly packed
1½ tablespoons white wine vinegar
1 tablespoon olive oil
1 tablespoon honey
1 tablespoon water
1 teaspoon dijon mustard
½ teaspoon minced garlic
Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper to taste

Directions

[Basil Vinaigrette]

  1. Put all of the ingredients for the vinaigrette in a blender and blend until smooth. Taste for seasoning and set aside.

[Pasta Salad]

  1. Cook the tortellini according to package instructions. Rinse under cold water, drain and place into a serving bowl.
  2. Add in the remaining ingredients along with the basil vinaigrette and toss together until coated.
  3. Taste for seasoning then serve immediately or cover and refrigerate until ready to serve.

Recipe Tips:

  • If you plan to make this in advance, wait until just before serving to add the vinaigrette.
  • If calories and fat are a concern be sure to check the nutritional information of the tortellini as they can vary greatly.

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Tuesday, 26 September 2017