Cool Pasta Salads

Greek Pasta Salad

Using pasta in place of the customary lettuce in a Greek salad makes it a substantial and lively main dish salad, as well as a great vegan potluck dish for summer gatherings. Take along some extra vinaigrette to moisten the salad if it is to stand for a substantial amount of time. more→


Southwestern Pasta Salad with Avocado and Peppers

This pasta salad, featuring peppers, avocado, and corn, has a delectable southwestern spin. more→


Cold Farfalle with White Beans and Corn

Sturdy, savory pasta salads such as this one are reliable offerings for summer company. This is a delicious accompaniment to grilled vegetables. more→


Pasta Salad with Chickpeas and Artichoke Hearts

The ingredients give for this delectable pasta salad can be easily doubled to make it party-sized. more→


Spring Pasta Salad with Asparagus and Fresh Peas

Fresh peas in the shell

I especially like this sprightly pasta salad made with orecchiette (“little ears”), a small, delicate pasta. Use very slender asparagus and you won’t need to scrape the stalks. more→


Cold Linguine with Artichoke and Roasted Red Pepper Sauce

This cold pasta dish has a vigorous flavor and will hold up well on hot days or when being transported to a potluck. more→