White Bean and Tuna Pasta Salad

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Total Time
15 mins
5 mins

You can also add a hard-boiled egg or 2 to this recipe as well as grape tomatoes, chunked artichoke hearts, or pitted olives. If you are starting with dry beans, simmer with a clove of garlic and a bay leaf or sprig of rosemary to the water to boost flavor. This is a quick and easy pasta salad with great flavors. Recipe courtesy of Spilling the Beans.

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  1. Cook the pasta according to package directions. Run under cool water and drain well and transfer to a bowl.
  2. Add the beans, flake in the tuna, and add the celery, parsley, and/or basil.
  3. In a small jar or bowl, shake or whisk together the oil, vinegar, and garlic.
  4. Drizzle over the salad and toss to coat.
  5. Season with salt and pepper and serve or refrigerate until needed.