Quick Penne Pasta Salad with Balsamic Vinaigrette

Convenient Muir Glen® diced tomatoes make this pasta salad super easy. Tossing it with a balsamic salad dressing gives it a tangy new twist!

  • Prep Time 10 min
  • Total Time 20 min
  • Servings 8

8
oz cooked penne pasta
1
can (14.5 oz) Muir Glen™ organic diced tomatoes, any flavor
1/2
cup balsamic vinaigrette
4
oz. fresh mozzarella cheese, diced (1 cup)
Chopped fresh basil for garnish, if desired

  • 1 Chop fresh basil for garnish, if desired.
  • 2 In large bowl, toss pasta, tomatoes and vinaigrette. Serve immediately, or cover and refrigerated until serving.

Expert Tips

Use fresh shaved Parmesan cheese for the mozzarella.

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
190
(
Calories from Fat
30),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
3 1/2g
3 1/2%
(Saturated Fat
2g,
2%
Trans Fat
0g
0%
),
Cholesterol
10mg
10%;
Sodium
310mg
310%;
Total Carbohydrate
30g
30%
(Dietary Fiber
2g
2%
  Sugars
5g
5%
),
Protein
8g
8%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
8%;
Vitamin C
6%;
Calcium
10%;
Iron
8%;
Exchanges:
2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1/2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.