Lemony tuna pasta salad

A memorable salad that will fast become a new family favourite.
 
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Recipe from: 17 September 2015
Preparation time: 10 min
Cooking time: 10 min
 
 

Ingredients

 
  • 400
    g
    farfalle pasta or any other small pasta shape
  • 2
    tins tuna, drained and flaked
  • 200
    g
    asparagus, blanched, halved and sliced diagonally
  • 125
    ml
    fresh mint, finely chopped
  • 125
    ml
    fresh parsley, finely chopped
  • salt and freshly ground black pepper, to taste
  • 125
    ml
    fresh breadcrumbs, toasted
  • DRESSING:
  • juice and zest of 1 lemon
  • 30
    ml
    olive oil
  • 1
    garlic clove, crushed
Servings: Change Serving
 
 

Method

 
Boil the pasta in salted water according to the directions on the package. Drain.

Beat the dressing ingredients together and stir through the pasta. Add the tuna, asparagus and herbs and stir through. Sprinkle the toasted breadcrumbs on top just before serving.

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