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  • Prep
    15 min
  • Total
    15 min
  • Servings

Bruschetta Pasta Salad


4 cups (1 L) cooked farfalle or orecchiette pasta

4 Italian tomatoes, diced

2 garlic cloves, minced

¼ cup (60 mL) minced fresh basil

¼ cup (60 mL) extra-virgin olive oil

1 tbsp (15 mL) balsamic vinegar

Sea salt and freshly ground black pepper, to taste

1 can (160 g) light tuna packed in olive oil, drained and crumbled

¼ cup (60 mL) Kalamata olives

Chives, minced

Saputo Parmesan cheese petals



In a large bowl, combine the tomatoes, garlic, fresh basil, olive oil, and balsamic vinegar. Sprinkle with a generous pinch of sea salt and some freshly ground black pepper. Let rest at room temperature for 15 minutes. Add the cooked pasta, tuna, and Kalamata olives, and toss to combine. Transfer to a serving bowl, sprinkle with chives and Parmesan cheese petals. Serve immediately.