Spinach and Pasta Salad

READY IN: 30mins
Recipe by Kaccy G.

This one is for you spinach lovers out there! I don't like spinach but this vivid combination of colors, tastes and textures complements each other. Serve this salad as a side dish or easy main dish. .

Top Review by quikgourmet

I took this to a gathering and it received great reviews, so thanks for sharing this easy and quick recipe. I only usef about 5 oz. of the pasta, and I used the reduced fat Buitoni pesto with basil. I also cut the linguine in half before cooking to make it more manageable in tossing for the salad. I think next time, I'd increase the spinach and pine nuts, but that's just my preference. The pesto definitely gives this salad a kick and makes it unique!

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. COOK linguine according to package directions.
  2. Rinse and drain.
  3. COMBINE pasta, spinach, tomato, onion and pine nuts in large bowl.
  4. COMBINE pesto, lemon juice and salt in small bowl.
  5. Add to pasta mixture; toss well.
  6. Serve immediately or refrigerate.

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