Pesto Caprese Pasta Salad Recipe - A classic pasta updated with a bright pesto dressing, sundried tomatoes, and bacon. A perfect quick and easy side dish! // addapinch.com
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Pesto Caprese Pasta Salad

Pesto Caprese Pasta Salad Recipe - A classic pasta updated with a bright pesto dressing, sundried tomatoes, and bacon. A perfect quick and easy side dish! 
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time15 mins
Total Time25 mins
Course: Salad, Side Dish
Cuisine: American
Keyword: pesto caprese pasta salad recipe
Servings: 10
Calories: 358kcal
Author: Robyn Stone

Ingredients

  • 1 (16-ounce) package uncooked pasta farfalle, penne, or spiral
  • 1 (6.7-ounce) package sun-dried tomatoes drained from oil
  • 5 slices bacon cooked and crumbled
  • 1/4 medium red onion diced
  • 1 (8-ounce) package mozzarella balls
  • 1 1/2 cups pesto
  • 1 teaspoon Stone House Seasoning
  • 1 bunch fresh basil torn into pieces

Instructions

  • Cook pasta according to package instructions. Drain and place into a large mixing bowl. Add sun-dried tomatoes, bacon, red onion, mozzarella balls, pesto, and Stone House Seasoning. Stir well to combine. 
  • When ready to serve, tear fresh basil leaves into pieces and stir into the pasta salad. 

Nutrition

Calories: 358kcal | Carbohydrates: 37g | Protein: 9g | Fat: 18g | Saturated Fat: 3g | Cholesterol: 10mg | Sodium: 423mg | Potassium: 126mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 2g | Vitamin A: 790IU | Vitamin C: 0.3mg | Calcium: 71mg | Iron: 0.9mg