13 April, 2020
Pesto Chicken Pasta Salad
Posted in : MAIN DISHES
by : Admin
Quick and easy Pesto Chicken Pasta Salad with fresh ingredients and loads of flavor! This is the perfect side dish for any get together, backyard bbq, or potluck.
17 ounces Sam’s Choice Italia Fusiloni Pasta
2/3 cup prepared Italian salad dressing
1/2 cup Sam’s Choice Italia Basil Pesto Sauce
2 cups fresh baby spinach
1 cup fresh arugula
2 cups shredded chicken rotisserie chicken works well
1/2 cup cherry tomatoes, halved
1/3 cup shredded parmesan cheese
grated parmesan cheese and cracked black pepper, for topping
Boil pasta for 8-9 minutes until tender, rinse with cold water, drain, and place in a large bowl.
Add spinach and arugula, shredded chicken, tomatoes, and parmesan cheese pasta bowl.
Whisk together Italian salad dressing and pesto sauce until smooth, then pour over pasta. Toss to combine. Top with cracked black pepper and grated parmesan cheese as desired.
Serve immediately or cover and chill up to 8 hours and toss just before serving.