This is a wonderful salad! Perfect to take to a pot luck or a family meal.

 

Spinach Pasta Salad

 

And if there are any leftovers, it’s better the next day because the pasta takes on all the flavors of the salad. It’s super easy; a very healthy meal with tons of flavor!

Spinach Pasta Salad

Salad Ingredients:
1 bag spinach leaves
3-4 green onions (sliced)
1/4 cup parsley
3 oz craisins
3 oz honey roasted peanuts
1 can mandarin oranges (drained)
6-8 oz bow tie pasta
1 chicken breast (cooked and sliced)

Dressing Ingredients:
1/2 cup vegetable oil
1/3 cup teriyaki sauce (I used Lawry’s marinade)
1/3 cup rice vinegar
1/4 tsp salt
1/4 tsp pepper

Combine dressing ingredients and refrigerate overnight. Combine salad ingredients, toss in spinach and dressing prior to serving.