ENDECA_EXCLUDE_START
ENDECA_EXCLUDE_END

Texas-Style Pasta Salad

For spur-of-the-moment potluck fare, you can't miss with this colorful, satisfying, southwest-inspired dish. You'll be out the door in 30 minutes!

CLOSE
 (0) 0 Reviews
+

Share

  • Prep Time 30 min
  • Total Time 30 min
  • Servings 20

Ingredients

1
package (16 oz) penne pasta
1
can (4 oz) Old El Paso™ whole green chiles, drained, chopped
1
medium red bell pepper, chopped (1 cup)
8
oz Cheddar cheese, cut into 1/2-inch cubes (1 3/4 cups)
3
medium green onions, chopped (3 tablespoons)
1/2
cup chopped fresh cilantro
1
cup Old El Paso™ medium taco sauce
1/4
cup vegetable oil
2
tablespoons lime juice
1/2
to 1 teaspoon ground cumin
1
cup nacho-flavored tortilla chips, coarsely crushed

SAVE ON THIS RECIPE!

LOCATION

Directions

  • 1 Cook and drain pasta as directed on package. Rinse with cold water to cool; drain.
  • 2 In large bowl, mix pasta, chiles, bell pepper, cheese, onions and cilantro.
  • 3 In small bowl, mix taco sauce, oil, lime juice and cumin. Pour over pasta mixture and toss gently to combine. Top with crushed tortilla chips. Serve immediately.

EXPERT TIPS

Get new recipe inspiration every week! Free Newsletters

View Full Nutrition Information

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving (1/2 Cup)
Calories
200
(
Calories from Fat
70),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
8g
8%
(Saturated Fat
3g,
3%
Trans Fat
0g
0%
),
Cholesterol
10mg
10%;
Sodium
280mg
280%;
Total Carbohydrate
24g
24%
(Dietary Fiber
1g
1%
  Sugars
2g
2%
),
Protein
7g
7%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
8%;
Vitamin C
8%;
Calcium
6%;
Iron
6%;
Exchanges:
1 1/2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 1/2 High-Fat Meat; 1/2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
1 1/2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

RATINGS & REVIEWS

Be the first to review this recipe!

© 2014 ®/TM General Mills All Rights Reserved

Nutrition information is calculated at the time recipes are created. We do not include optional ingredients in our calculations.
Save Money on Your Favorite Brands
when you buy ONE BOX Trix® cereal
when you buy ONE BOX Betty Crocker® Create 'n' Bake Cookie Mix
when you buy ONE BOX any flavor Fiber One™ Streusel Bars
See All Coupons
ENDECA_EXCLUDE_START
ENDECA_EXCLUDE_END
close