Tomato Basil Pasta Salad w/ Cajun Chicken

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Jun. 13, 2016

Gaaah I love pasta salads!! This tomato-basil pasta salad with cajun chicken just screams summer to me!


Penne pasta 2 1/2 Cup (40 tbs) ((mini pasta, cooked al dente and drained))
Chicken breast 1 Pound ((dice into small cubes))
Sea salt 1 Teaspoon
Cajun seasoning 1 Teaspoon
Garlic powder 1/2 Teaspoon
Vine ripened tomatoes 6 Medium , dice
Fresh basil leaves 6 , chop
Garlic cloves 2 , mince ((Can cook garlic prior if desired))
Balsamic vinegar 1 Tablespoon ((more or less according to preferrence))
Extra virgin olive oil 1 Tablespoon
Salt and pepper To Taste
Fresh parmesan cheese To Taste , grated


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Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy
Servings: 5

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 304Calories from Fat 47

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 5 g7.7%

Saturated Fat %

Trans Fat 0 g


Sodium 453 mg18.88%

Total Carbohydrates 35 g11.7%

Dietary Fiber 3 g12%

Sugars 6 g

Protein 27 g54%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet