Creamy Garlic Pasta Salad

This pasta salad has just the right amount of flavor. Ranging from the freshness of the onion, tomatoes and basil to the creaminess of the ricotta and sour cream. It’s easy to put together and perfect to make ahead for any summer cookout!
Serves: 5
Total Time: 15 minutes

Ingredients

  • 1 lb pasta, prepared
  • 1 cup ricotta cheese
  • ¼ cup sour cream
  • Spice World Garlic
    3 tsp Spice World Ready-to-Use Minced Garlic or
    3 tsp Spice World Squeezable Garlic or
    6 cloves Spice World Peeled Garlic, minced or
    6 cloves Spice World Fresh Garlic, minced
  • ½ cup parmesan, grated
  • ¾ cup red onion, diced
  • ¾ cup cherry tomatoes, halved
  • 1 bell pepper
  • ¼ cup fresh basil, chopped
  • 1 Tbsp lemon juice
  • 2 Tbsp olive oil
  • Salt and pepper, to taste

Instructions

  • In a bowl, combine ricotta cheese, sour cream, parmesan, garlic, lemon juice and olive oil.
  • Pour mixture over pasta and mixed vegetables, gently toss. Season with salt and pepper, to taste.