I love a good cold pasta salad and this one turned out great! I couldn't even wait for it to chill completely before digging in. It's got so much going on that your taste buds will be on overload...in a good way!! It's so simple to throw together, too! Give this a try and see if you agree.
Caesar Tortellini Salad
12-ounce package dried three-cheese
1 cup cherry tomatoes ~ cut in half
1 7-ounce jar marinated artichoke hearts, drained and chopped
1 3-ounce can sliced black olives ~ drained
1/2 red onion ~ diced
1/2 cup grated Parmesan cheese
1 cup Caesar salad dressing
In a large stock pot, bring lightly salted water to a boil.
Add tortellini and cook about 10 minutes, until pasta is done.
In a large bowl, mix pasta together with the tomatoes, artichoke hearts, olives, onion and Parmesan.
Pour Caesar dressing over salad and gently mix to combine.
Cover and place in the fridge for a few hours to chill and mix flavors.
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