Pasta Salad with Homemade Italian Dressing | Karla M Curry1 box tri-color rotini (or any pasta you prefer) 1 big bunch of broccoli, cut into small pieces 1/2 container grape tomatoes, halved or quartered 1/2 block montery jack cheese, cubed 1 recipe Homemade Italian Dressing (recipe follows)
Classic Broccoli Salad ~ Combine 1 head chopped broccoli, 1/4 cup chopped red onion & 1/2 cup raisins. In a small bowl, whisk together 3 Tbsp white wine vinegar, 2 Tbsp sugar & 1 cup mayonnaise. Pour over broccoli mixture, & toss until well mixed. Refrigerate for at least 2 hours. Before serving, toss salad with 10 slices crumbled bacon & 1 cup sunflower seeds or cashews.