Vegetable Patch Pasta Salad Recipe

Looking for an easy Vegetable Patch Pasta Salad recipe? Learn how to make Vegetable Patch Pasta Salad using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by paocesp

Makes 2 servings



From http://www.epicurious.com/recipes/food/views/Vegetable-Patch-Pasta-Salad-608

Recipe Ingredients for Vegetable Patch Pasta Salad

3 oz small pasta shells or orzo (rice-shaped pasta)
1 1/2 tbsp lemon juice
1/2 tsp lemon zest
1 tbsp olive oil
1 carrot, grated
4 radishes, trimmed, thinly sliced
1/3 cup chopped fresh chives or green onions

Recipe Directions for Vegetable Patch Pasta Salad

  1. Cook pasta in medium pot of boiling salted water until just tender but still firm to bite. Drain pasta; rinse under cold water and drain well.

  2. Grate enough lemon peel to measure 1/2 teaspoon. Squeeze enough juice from lemon to measure 1 1/2 tablespoons. Place lemon peel and juice in medium bowl. Whisk in oil. Mix in carrot, radishes and chives, then pasta. Season to taste with salt and pepper. Let stand 10 minutes to blend flavors.

Categories

Pasta, Vegetables, Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 118.0g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
242
Calories from Fat
68
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
7.6g
12%
Saturated Fat
0.9g
4%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
0mg
0%
Sodium
27mg
1%
Potassium
180mg
5%
Total Carbohydrates
37.4g
12%
Dietary Fiber
1.5g
6%
Sugars
2.3g
Protein
6.0g
Vitamin A 105% Vitamin C 20%
Calcium 3% Iron 2%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
C+
  Good points
  • Low in saturated fat
  • No cholesterol
  • Very low in sodium
  • Very high in vitamin A
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