Smoked Mozzarella Caprese Pasta Salad

Smoked Mozzarella Caprese Pasta Salad
Smoked Mozzarella Caprese Pasta Salad
  • prep: 15 min
  • cook: 20 min
  • total: 35 min
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  • Summary

    Recipe for a quick & easy caprese pasta salad. With a twist! With smoked mozzarella, loads of fresh basil, cherry tomatoes & a simple balsamic dressing!

    Ingredients

    • 2 tablespoons white balsamic vinegar
    • 1 tablespoon honey
    • ¼ teaspoon salt
    • pinch of red pepper flakes
    • 1 clove garlic, minced
    • ¼ cup olive oil
    • 10 ounces whole wheat pasta shells (or another similar sized shape)
    • 1 pint cherry tomatoes, halved
    • 8 to 9 ounces smoked mozzarella, cut into ½ to ¾ inch cubes
    • ½ cup tightly packed fresh basil leaves, roughly chopped

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 6
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 633 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 47 g 71.91%
    • Saturated Fat: 10 g 52.48%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 30 mg 10.13%
    • Sodium: 684 mg 28.52%
    • Calcium: 260 mg 26%
    • Potassium: 350 mg 10%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 2 mg 12.51%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 42 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 5 g 20.45%
    • Sugar: 7 g
    • Protein: 16 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 4 g
    • Vitamin A 24.3%
    • Vitamin C 13.77%
    • Vitamin D 0%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat9
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch2
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat1
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total2 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy1 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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