• prep: 20 min
  • cook: 0 hr
  • total: 20 min
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    This zesty Italian pasta salad is one of my favorite pasta dishes for hot summer days! All you need is fresh vegetables, delicious pasta, and a zesty Italian dressing. Plus, the pasta salad is super easy to prepare, which makes it perfect for a quick lunch or dinner!

    Ingredients

    • 8 oz. pasta of choice
    • 1 cup cherry tomatoes (halved)
    • 1 red bell pepper (diced)
    • 1 carrot (shredded)
    • ½ red onion (finely diced)
    • ½ cup black olives (sliced)
    • ⅓ cup parmesan cheese (grated)
    • 3 handfuls arugula
    • 3 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil
    • 2 tablespoons red or white wine vinegar
    • 1 teaspoon maple syrup
    • ½ teaspoon Dijon mustard
    • 1-2 garlic cloves
    • ½ teaspoon Italian seasoning (optional)
    • salt and pepper (to taste)

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    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 4
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 0 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 0 g 0%
    • Saturated Fat: 0 g 0%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 0 mg 0%
    • Sodium: 0 mg 0%
    • Calcium: 0 mg 0%
    • Potassium: 0 mg 0%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 0 mg 0%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 0 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 0 g 0%
    • Sugar: 0 g
    • Protein: 0 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 0%
    • Vitamin C 0%
    • Vitamin D 0%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
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    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
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