If you’ve never tried a fruity, nutty pasta salad, you might be surprised, too, by the great flavor of this very simple, very tasty recipe that makes a delicious main dish, a hearty side dish, or an excellent choice for a potluck.
Mom's Bow Tie Pasta Salad
16 ounce package bow tie pasta
3 cups green grapes
8 ounce package dried cranberries
1 small package sliced almonds (1/2 cup)
1/4 cup mayonnaise
2 cups shredded or chopped cooked chicken
1 small bottle Ken's Vidalia Onion salad dressing
Cook pasta as directed. Add all other ingredients, mix well, cool and serve. Recipe may be halved.
That's it. Very simple, very tasty. For our small family, I halved the recipe above and used half of a 16-ounce bottle of the dressing and it was wonderful!