Just-Right Pesto Pasta Salad

Recipe by allimarie
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READY IN: 30mins
SERVES: 20
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Cook pasta as indicated on package. Rinse with cold water, drain, and set aside in large bowl.
  • Combine water, olive oil, and dry Knorr pesto mix together in a small saucepan. Bring to boil over medium-high heat, stirring often.
  • Lower heat to medium-low and simmer for 5 or more minutes, stirring occasionally.
  • Peel and wash garlic. Chop finely and add to bowl with pasta.
  • Wash tomatoes and slice lengthwise. Add to pasta.
  • Dice black olives and add to pasta.
  • Add basil to pasta and stir until all ingredients are well mingled.
  • Pour sauce over pasta mixture and stir.
  • Sprinkle Parmesan over pasta and stir well.
  • Chill overnight for best results.
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