Summer Vegetable and Pasta Salad

Summer Vegetable and Pasta Salad

Prep time: 10 minutes
Cooking time: 10 minutes
Makes: 6 servings
Serving Size 1 cup


3 cups uncooked whole wheat pasta
1 cup chopped broccoli
1 cup peeled and diced cucumber
1 cup sliced summer squash
3⁄4 cup Italian salad dressing


  1. Cook pasta according to package directions. Rinse with cold water. Place in large bowl.
  2. Add remaining ingredients and mix well.
  3. Refrigerate leftovers within 2 hours.


  • Use any colorful vegetables you have on hand. Try carrots, cherry tomatoes, green onions or frozen peas.
  • Flavor boosters: 1 cup diced, cooked chicken or ham; 1 cup garbanzo beans.