Easy caprese pasta salad with cherry tomatoes, mozzarella, and basil

Easy caprese pasta salad with cherry tomatoes, mozzarella, and basil

Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Servings 8 servings
Calories 418kcal
Make this super easy caprese pasta salad with cherry tomatoes, mozzarella balls, and fresh basil leaves.

Ingredients

  • 16 ounces rotini pasta or whole wheat fusilli pasta
  • 8 ounces mozzarella balls about 24
  • 1 pint about 10 ounces grape or cherry tomatoes, halved
  • 3/4 cup packed fresh basil leaves roughly chopped

Balsamic dressing:

Instructions

  • Cook pasta according to package instructions. Drain and rinse with cold water to cool.
  • Combine and mix balsamic dressing ingredients in a bowl.
  • Add pasta, mozzarella, tomatoes, and basil to a large mixing bowl. Toss with balsamic dressing. Refrigerate until ready to serve.