Easy Potluck Pasta Salad! This really is easy and so flexible so you can make it your own! | Lovefoodies.com
Easy Potluck Pasta Salad
Prep Time
20 mins
Total Time
20 mins
  • 16 ounces Tri-color bow tie pasta cooked according to package instructions
  • 8 ounces pepperoni cubed
  • 8 ounces Cheddar Jack cheese cubed
  • 1 can black olives sliced
  • 6 ounces matchstick carrots
  • 2 large sweet onions chopped
  • 2 large green peppers chopped
  • 2 English cucumber chopped
  • 8 ounces cherry tomatoes
  • 2 bottles of store brand Italian dressing
  1. Prepare the salad as described in the ingredients list.
  2. When you have cooked the pasta according to the package instructions, drain and whilst the pasta is still hot, transfer to a large salad bowl and add 1 bottle of the Italian dressing. Allow the pasta to cool before the next step.
  3. Add the remaining ingredients to the salad bowl and add the 2nd bottle of Italian Dressing. Mix well so everything has a good coating.
  4. Refrigerate for at least 1 hour before serving.