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Easy Pasta Salad Recipe

Lil' Luna
Easy and delicious Italian Pasta Salad recipe that includes Rotini pasta, olives, tomatoes, & cheese in Italian dressing! It takes minutes to make and is perfect for any get together including BBQs and holidays.
4.93 from 14 votes
Prep Time 15 mins
Refrigerating Time 2 hrs
Total Time 2 hrs 15 mins
Course Side Dish
Cuisine American
Servings 8
Calories 525 kcal


  • 16 oz box colored rotini pasta
  • 16 oz bottle italian dressing
  • 1 c colby jack cheese cubed
  • 1 can black olives
  • 1/2 pkg mini pepperonis
  • parmesan cheese to taste
  • chopped tomatoes optional
  • chopped cucumbers optional


  • Cook pasta as directed on package.
  • Drain and rinse with cold water.
  • Add desired amount of olives, cheese and pepperonis to pasta.
  • Pour at least half of your Italian dressing and mix well.
  • Refrigerate for at least 2 hours. Pour additional dressing (as much as you want) before serving. ENJOY!



Serving: 1gCalories: 525kcalCarbohydrates: 51gProtein: 14gFat: 29gSaturated Fat: 7gCholesterol: 24mgSodium: 1579mgPotassium: 240mgFiber: 3gSugar: 7gVitamin A: 375IUVitamin C: 0.2mgCalcium: 160mgIron: 1.4mg
Keyword Easy Pasta Salad
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