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Caprese pasta salad with balsamic dressing

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SmartPoints® value per serving
Total Time
15 min
Prep
5 min
Cook
10 min
Serves
8
Difficulty
Moderate
This is a fresh and fun traditional Italian salad which is filling, juicy and full of tasty surprises!

Ingredients

Pasta

120 g, farfalle variety

Cherry tomato

250 g, havled

Fresh basil

2 tbs, coarsely chopped

Bocconcini

8 baby, cherry, thickly sliced

Balsamic vinegar

3 tsp

Olive oil

1 tsp, extra-virgin

Instructions

  1. Cook the pasta in a medium saucepan of boiling salted water following packet instructions or until tender. Drain and run under cold water to cool slightly. Transfer to a large serving bowl.
  2. Add the tomato and basil to the pasta. Season with salt and toss to combine. Add the bocconcini.
  3. Combine the vinegar and oil in a small bowl. Drizzle over the pasta and season with pepper.