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California Chicken cafe Broccoli Pasta Salad Recipe

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Food Recipe | California Chicken cafe Broccoli Pasta Salad Recipe – This vegetarian pasta salad recipe is ideal for your future potluck or as a straightforward side dish. The broccoli keeps it nice and crunchy plus the chickpeas add protein. For top flavor, combine the pasta salad while using the dressing about 1 hour before serving. Enjoy!

California Chicken cafe Broccoli Pasta Salad Recipe

California Chicken cafe Broccoli Pasta Salad Recipe

SERVING: 2

Preparation time            Cook time

30 Minutes                       30 Minutes

Ingredient

Dressing

  • 1 clove garlic, minced
  • ¼ teaspoon salt
  • ½ cup buttermilk
  • ¼ cup low-fat mayonnaise
  • 3 tablespoons chopped fresh oregano or 1 tablespoon dried
  • 1 tablespoon distilled white vinegar

Pasta Salad

  • 8 ounces (about 3 cups) whole-wheat fusilli
  • 2 cups chopped broccoli
  • 1¾ cups halved grape or cherry tomatoes
  • 1 15-ounce can chickpeas, rinsed
  • ½ cup crumbled feta cheese
  • Freshly ground pepper to taste

Directions

  1. To prepare dressing: Mash garlic and salt in a medium bowl with the back of a spoon into a chunky paste. Add buttermilk, mayonnaise, oregano and vinegar; whisk until combined.
  2. To prepare pasta salad: Cook pasta in a large pot of boiling water according to package directions. Drain, transfer to a large bowl and let cool. Add broccoli, tomatoes, chickpeas, feta, pepper and the dressing; toss to coat.

Make Ahead Tip: Cover and refrigerate, without dressing, for up to 1 day. Toss with the dressing about 1 hour before serving.

NUTRITION PER SERVING: 264 calories; 6 g fat(2 g sat); 6 g fiber; 44 g carbohydrates; 11 g protein; 79 mcg foliate; 14 mg cholesterol; 4 g sugars; 0 g added sugars; 901 IU vitamin A; 25 mg vitamin C; 134 mg calcium; 2 mg iron; 450 mg sodium; 365 mg potassium

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