This Salmon and Kale pasta salad ? can be thrown together in no time at all.
With just a few simple ingredients such as rotini pasta, organic kale, canned salmon and green onions. You are sure to feel amazing after eating this.
This salad is tossed in a simple healthy dressing that you can make in seconds.
So if you looking for a healthy salad that can store easily in the fridge for a couple of days without wilting, you just found it!
Go ahead and make some meal preps if you want with this type of salad.
Sometimes I will double the recipe and pack a few for the weeks ahead.
What can be easier than this salad?
The salmon is pre cooked, the kale is fresh and raw the only thing that takes a bit of time is cooking the pasta and during that time you can prepare the fresh greens.
This Salad goes well as a side dish or served as the main course.
I recommended looking for an bunch of organic kale for this recipe.
I find it tastes best in raw type salads a good place to find organic kale this time of year is at your local farmers market.
This is my favorite way to use a can of salmon and it goes so well with raw kale.
This salad can be enjoyed pretty much any time of year, but I know it will be best enjoyed on those long summer nights out on the back patio!
I can picture it now 🙂 Can’t you?
Looking for a Awesome drink recipe to serve with this salad? Try my “Raspberry sweet tea” that is made with agave nectar or honey.
Light Summer Salad that is sure to satisfy!
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Salmon and Kale Pasta Salad
A fantastic way to use canned salmon!
- 1 Bunch of Organic Kale
- 2 sprigs Green Onions
- 1 Canned Salmon
- 4 cups Rotini pasta
- 1 tbsp Extra Virgin Olive Oil
- 2 tbsp Plain yogurt
- 1 tbsp Hellman's mayonnaise
- 3 tbsp Fresh Lemon Juice
- 1/2 tsp Lemon Seasoning
- Start by cooking the Rotini pasta according to package instructions. Once tender, strain and run under cold water. Strain again and set aside.
- On a large chopping board, finely chop the freshly washed kale into bite sized pieces.
- Then finely chop the green onions and place in a large salad bowl.
- Open one can of Salmon and empty it into the washed chopped greens.
- Add in to the cooked washed pasta.
- In a small bowl whisk together the yogurt, mayo, lemon juice, olive oil and lemon seasoning.
- Pour overtop the salad, toss to combine and serve. Enjoy!
Nutrition Information:Yield: 3 Serving Size: 1
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 500Total Fat: 15gSaturated Fat: 2gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 10gCholesterol: 89mgSodium: 578mgCarbohydrates: 55gFiber: 4gSugar: 3gProtein: 35g