Creamy Pesto Pasta Salad Recipe

This Creamy Pesto Pasta Salad is the perfect quick and easy summer side dish.

Filled with bite-sized pasta, creamy pesto dressing, tomatoes, spinach and mozzarella cheese, it tastes great served with grilled chicken, burgers, kabobs and more.


– Pasta – Mayonnaise – Buttermilk – Ranch Dressing Seasoning Mix – Pesto

Cook the pasta until al dente, according to package directions, then run cold water over the cooked pasta to cool. Transfer the cooled pasta to a large mixing bowl.


Add the cherry tomatoes, mozzarella cheese and spinach to the bowl with the cooked pasta.


In a blender, combine the mayonnaise, buttermilk and ranch dressing mix. Pulse until the ingredients are mixed and creamy, then add the pesto and mix again.


Pour the creamy ranch pesto dressing over the pasta and vegetables and mix until everything is evenly coated. Taste and season with salt and pepper as needed.


Refrigerate until ready to serve. Enjoy!


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