Seafood Caesar Pasta Salad

Recipe Information: 

Enjoy the robust flavos of traditional Caesar salad in a new version featuring penne pasta and crabmeat

 

Prep Time: 30 min
**** Time: Chill time 2-3 hours

 

uncooked penne pasta
3 cups
package ( 8 ounce imitation crab meat)
1
diced red or green bell pepper
1/2 cup
hard cooked eggs, chopped
2
chopped red onions
1/4 cup
grated fresh Parmesan cheese
1/4 cup
snipped fresh parsley
2 tlbs
(8 ounce) reduced fat creamy Caesar salad
1 bottle
thinly sliced romaine lettuce
6 cups

Directions

  • **** pasta according to package directions. Drain and rinse under cold running water using a large Colande
  • Cut crab meat into 1 inch pieces and dice bell pepper. chop eggs and red onion.
  • Add eggs, crab meat, bell pepper onions cheese and parsley to pasta in bowl
  • Pour salad dressing over pasta mixture mix well Cover and refrigerate 1-2 hours to allow flavor to blend
  • To serve fill serving bowl with lettuce Spoon pasta salad into center of bowl

Makes: 6-8 servings

Protein: 42 g
Carbohydrates: 10 g
Fat: 6g
Calories: 260