Leftover lemon and mustard pasta salad recipe

0 ratings Rate
  • Serves 2
  • 10mins to prepare plus cooling and 10mins to cook
  • 510 calories / serving
Share
Rate
Rate
Binder
Add this recipe to your binder.
Add
Mealplan
See leftover recipes
03LemonMustardPasta HE
Leftover
Cook this first
Leftover
Leftover

This salad is great for picnics or packed lunches – don’t forget a fork though! This recipe is a time-saving leftovers idea from our ham sloppy joes dish. If you'd like to make it from scratch, you'll need 200g (7oz) of leftover cooked ham.

Bring a large pan of water to the boil and cook the pasta according to the packet instructions. Drain and set aside to cool completely.

Make the dressing by mixing together the lemon juice, mustard and oil in a small bowl. Season to taste.

In a serving bowl mix the cooled pasta with the sweetcorn, olives, tomatoes, basil and ham. Pour the dressing over and stir well to coat.

See more Pork recipes 

Please note that 200g (7oz) of cooked ham is not included in the shop ingredients list as this is a leftover, so you will need to enter the product in your shopping basket if making this recipe from scratch.

For top tips on protecting you and your family when preparing raw meat and poultry, visit Food Safety in the Home and view the full Food safety at home video.

 


Text
ingredients
Email recipe details
Print recipe
  • Ingredients

  • 150g (5oz) pasta shapes, use whatever you have in the cupboard
  • 95g (3 1/2oz) sweetcorn, drained
  • handful pitted black olives
  • 150g (5oz) cherry tomatoes, halved
  • handful basil leaves, shredded
  • 200g (7oz) leftover cooked ham, finely sliced
  • For the dressing

  • 1 lemon, squeezed
  • 2tsp wholegrain mustard
  • 2tbsp olive oil
Shop ingredients
Ways to shop
Look out for this basket to buy recipe ingredients.
Find out more

or
  • Energy 2155kj 510kcal 26%
  • Fat 20g 29%
  • Saturates 3g 15%
  • Sugars 10g 11%
  • Salt 4.8g 80%

of the reference intake
Carbohydrate 58.1g Protein 29.5g Fibre 3g

Convert

Suggested tips & skills

Text me the ingredients

Simply enter your mobile number below to receive the ingredients for this recipe by text

Please enter a valid UK or Ireland mobile phone number

Terms of Use. We will send you a text containing the list of ingredients for this recipe and a link to access the method. This will not cost you anything. If a message is undelivered we will only attempt to resend for up to 24 hours. This service involves no registration or subscription.