“Antipasti” Pasta Salad

Vegetarian Entrée
25 min.
4 Servings
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Treat your family to a tasty, easy-to-make vegetarian meal with this pasta salad recipe. Inspired by classic vegetarian antipasti (an assortment of olives, cheese and vegetables), this dish is perfect as a main course or side to any meal.


  • 1 tsp. kosher salt
  • 1 (16 oz.) pkg. BelGioioso® Mozzarella
  • 1 (¾ oz.) pkg. Nature’s Basket basil
  • ¼ cup Bella Sun Luci® sun-dried tomatoes halves with Italian herbs
  • 1 (6 oz.) can Pearls® medium ripe pitted olives
  • 1 (14 oz.) can Giant Eagle quarter artichoke hearts
  • ¼ cup Giant Eagle spicy banana peppers
  • 1 lb. Giant Eagle rotini
  • ½ cup Kraft Catalina dressing
  • ¼ cup Hellmann’s® mayonnaise


  Prep Time: 10 min. • Cook Time: 15 min.

Bring a large pot of water with salt to a boil. Cut Mozzarella into 1-inch cubes. Pick basil leaves. Drain sun-dried tomatoes, olives, artichoke quarters, and banana peppers.

Once water is boiling, add pasta. Cook for 11 minutes and then strain. Rinse with cold water until pasta is cold.

In a large mixing bowl, combine Catalina dressing and the mayo until uniform. Add the pasta, Mozzarella, sun-dried tomatoes, olives, artichoke quarters, and banana peppers. Mix well until everything is coated in dressing. Garnish with basil leaves and enjoy!

Approximate Nutritional Information (Per serving): Calories 1040, Fat 48g, Sat Fat 19g, Trans Fat 0g, Cholesterol 85mg, Sodium 1700mg, Total Carbohydrate 100g, Fiber 6g, Sugars 11g, Protein 38g


ALLERGEN INFORMATION: Tree Nut-Free, Peanut-Free, Soy-Free

Nutritional values are based on data from the USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference. Actual nutritional values may vary due to preparation techniques, variations related to suppliers, regional and seasonal differences, or rounding.

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