{colourful pasta salad w/italian sausage}

28 Oct

colourfulbeefypasta-3

happy wednesday, gang!

it seems like italian food, festivals, wine, and celebrations are everywhere i look this time of year… did i miss a memo!? anyway, i’m all for it. i love me some good pasta, and i used to be so intimated by cooking it… but not anymore!

i just wanted to share this pretty pasta dish i made recently… as the temps cool down, i will transition into more hearty foods like squash, soups, potatoes, root veggies, and the like… but for now, i am still holding on to lighter fare with dishes like this – a simple pasta salad with italian sausage.

  • red peppers
  • scallions
  • red onion
  • fresh tomatoes
  • black olives
  • parmigiano reggiano {the real stuff!}

beefypasta-1

cook and drain pasta of choice… these little orechiette {which means “little ear”} are so fun, so i chose them!

then simply chop up all your ingredients, and drizzle in your favourite vinaigrette like italian or french dressing… something with a little punch. toss all the ingredients together, sprinkle with tons of freshly-grated parmigiano reggiano… and admire the rainbow of food you’re about to eat!

colourfulbeefypasta-1colourfulbeefypasta-2

this keeps well in the fridge and is a great option for batch-cooking for lunches, etc.

colourfulbeefypasta-3

nom nom!

 

Advertisements

2 Responses to “{colourful pasta salad w/italian sausage}”

  1. Anthony Mark October 28, 2015 at 6:38 am #

    that looks amazing!

    Like

    • David Farwig October 28, 2015 at 12:14 pm #

      Hey Audrey! Love reading and SEEING your photos. This dish looks delicious! Miss you…are you still in Colorado?

      Like

i heart comments.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: