Cannellini Pasta Salad

Salads are fun don’t you think?  I mean, think about it….you start with a base of greens (which you can vary anytime you want) and then you get to add anything you desire!  I love it.  Meat, no meat?  Fruit or Veggies, or both!?  Creamy dressing or Vinaigrette?  Croutons, bacon bits, cheese???  I love playing with salad, and I think you will love this new salad just as much as we did!

Cannellini Pasta Salad


  • 1 (15 oz) can of cannellini beans
  • 2 large tomatoes
  • 2 cups of cooked penne pasta
  • 3 cups of finely chopped romaine lettuce
  • 4 Tablespoons of lemon juice
  • 2 Tablespoons of olive oil
  • 1/8 teaspoon of garlic powder

Rinse and drain the beans.  And chop the tomatoes.


Add the beans, the cooked pasta, and the tomatoes to the lettuce in a large bowl.  In a smaller separate bowl, whisk together the lemon juice, olive oil, and garlic powder.  Pour over the salad and toss.


Makes 6 servings.  4 Weight Watchers Points+ Value per Serving.

Calories:  62;  Fat:  5;  Carbs:  22;  Protein:  5;  Fiber:  4

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