Creamy Basil Pasta Salad


Difficulty: Easy Serves 6 Salads are the staple of any good Aussie Christmas meal and the ideal take-along dish. I've decided to add a twist to the classic pasta salad and add a creamy basil dressing plus a bunch of colourful veggies and a little pomegranate for an added summer touch. Don't be afraid to stuff this one full of your favourite veggies, the more the merrier I say! Ingredients Pasta Salad 500grams shell pasta 1 cup cherry tomatoes, chopped in half 1 pomegranate, deseeded 1 yellow capsicum, chopped Salt and pepper to taste Creamy Pesto Dressing 1 cup vegan mayonnaise, store-bought or homemade 1/2 cup fresh basil, firmly packed Juice of half a lemon Method Cook your pasta according to the packet instructions and drain, set aside until slightly cooled. Prepare the dressing by blending...

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