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Fusilli Salad with Fresh Cilantro and Sweet Peppers

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"Fusilli Salad with Fresh Cilantro and Sweet Peppers is a super simple, healthy, delicious side dish for your summer cookouts and picnics!"

Serves 10 | Prep Time 15 minutes | Cook Time 8 minutes

Why I Love This Recipe

Fusilli Salad with Fresh Cilantro and Sweet Peppers is a super simple, delicious, healthy side dish for your Memorial Day celebrations or any summer party or cookout! Try this with your next barbecue!

Ingredients You'll Need

1 Bunch Fresh Cilantro
8 Multi Colored Sweet Peppers
For the Dressing:
1/8 Cup Apple Cider Vinegar
1/2 Cup Olive Oil
1/8 Tsp. Garlic Powder
1/8 Tsp. Red Pepper
1/2 Tsp. Dried Oregano
1/8 Tsp. Onion Powder


Cook fusilli pasta according to package directions.  Drain, rinse and let stand.

Wash cilantro and roughly chop.  Wash and core pepper, cut into 1/2″ pieces.

Place peppers and cilantro in a large bowl.  Add drained pasta.

Make dressing:

In an 8 oz. cruet, mix together the vinegar, olive oil, garlic powder, red pepper, oregano and onion powder.  Shake well until blended.
Pour over pasta and vegetables and mix well.

Serve immediately or refrigerate for several hours or overnight.  Mix well before serving.

8 to 10 Servings

Pairs Well With

Dinner/Main Dish/cookouts/barbecues/picnic

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