Zesty Shrimp Salad with Asiago

Makes 6 servings.

Ingredients:

  • 1 pkg. (8 oz.) tri-color rotelle pasta
  • 3/4 lb. small shrimp, cooked
  • 2 Tbsp. red onion, minced
  • 1 stalk celery, finely chopped
  • 1/3 cup kalamata olives, chopped
  • 1/4 cup freshly squeezed lemon juice
  • 1/4 cup olive oil
  • 2 cloves garlic, smashed
  • Dash salt, to taste
  • 1/4 tsp. crushed red pepper flakes
  • 1/4 tsp. dry mustard
  • 9 cherry tomatoes, halved
  • 3/4 cup Asiago cheese, shredded

Instructions:

Prepare pasta according to package directions. Drain and rinse under cold water; drain again.

In large bowl, toss pasta with shrimp, red onion, celery and olives. In small bowl, combine lemon juice, olive oil, garlic, salt, red pepper flakes and dry mustard. Toss dressing with pasta salad top with cherry tomatoes and Asiago cheese.

Photo & recipe courtesy of Wisconsin Milk Marketing Board, Inc.