Fasta Pasta

The Original Microwave Cooker

Chicken & Spinach Salad

Serves 4

Use leftover or Rotisserie chicken for this simple main or side dish.

Ingredients:

3 cups rotini or bowtie pasta
1 tsp. salt
1 cup coarsely chopped spinach
1 medium tomato
1/4 red bell pepper
1/4 cup red onion
1 clove garlic
2-3 cups cooked chicken
I-1/2 cups mayonnaise
l Tbs. white wine vinegar
2 Tbs. lemon juice
I tsp. Dijon mustard
1/2 tsp. dried basil
Salt & pepper to taste

 

Directions:

  1. Place pasta and salt in cooker.
  2. Add water to level 4.
  3. Cook 10 mins. Stir; cook 7 mins.

 

Meanwhile:

  • Chop spinach, tomato, red pepper, onion, garlic and chicken
  • Combine mayonnaise, vinegar, lemon juice, mustard & basil

 

Back to the Pasta:

  1. Remove pasta from microwave, rinse and drain and rinse
  2. Toss with chopped vegetables and chicken
  3. Combine with mayonnaise dressing and refrigerate