Spring Pasta Salad

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  • Yields: 6 servings

Ingredients

1/3 cup of olive oil + 1 Tbsp

1 Tbsp Balsamic Vinegar

1 packet Mrs. Wages® Bruschetta Seasoning Mix

3 cups dry bow-tie pasta (6 oz)

1/2 lb asparagus, chopped in one inch pieces

1 cup of cherry/grape tomatoes, sliced in half lengthwise

4 oz of sliced Prosciutto

1/2 cup crumbled feta or fresh mozzarella cheese

Directions

1Combine 1/3 cup of the olive oil, balsamic vinegar and bruschetta seasoning mix and set aside.

2Cook pasta according to the directions.

3While pasta is cooking, heat 1 TBSP olive oil in a skillet. Add the asparagus to the skillet and cook for 4-6 minutes, until tender and set aside.

4Drain and rinse the cooked pasta in cold water and return to pan.

5Add the oil/vinegar/seasoning mix to the pasta and stir gently.

6Add your remaining ingredients to the pot and stir. Transfer the pasta salad to a container and refrigerate for at least 30 minutes before serving.

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