This delicious salad is always a welcome addition to the buffet table for family gatherings, bring-a-dish buffets and summer picnics. Inspired by a classic Southern favorite, this layered all-American salad looks beautiful in a clear glass bowl.
Recipe for Awesome Pasta Salad - This is the best pasta salad I’ve ever eaten, and people request it frequently. It’s a very easy, light side dish for a picnic or dinner. Make with brown rice pasta for a gluten free salad.
penne pasta salad penne or ziti ½ pint container grape tomatoes ½ cup sun dried tomatoes ½ lb celingini (small motz balls) 1 large handful of baby arugula ½ cup sliced garlic 2 tbsp of olive oil ¼ cup of extra virgin olive oil salt and pepper to taste
Bacon Ranch Pea Salad 4 slices bacon 1 ounce) package frozen green peas cup chopped red /sweet onions cup Ranch dressing cup shredded Cheddar cheese (you can also add egg, or for a "cruch" add celery/water chestnut)