Chinese-Style Pasta Salad

Pasta steps in for steamed rice in this Asian-inspired main dish salad. Take it to a potluck or cookout.

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Makes:
8 servings
Prep:
25 mins
Chill:
4 hrs to 24 hrs
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Chinese-Style Pasta Salad

Ingredients
1
16 ounce package dried fettuccine or linguine
4
cups chopped cooked chicken*
1 1/2
cups thinly bias-sliced celery
1/2
cup sliced green onions
1/4
cup snipped fresh cilantro or parsley
1
8 ounce bottle Asian vinaigrette salad dressing
2
teaspoons sesame seeds, toasted

Directions

  1. Cook fettuccine according to package directions; drain. Rinse with cold water; drain again. Transfer fettuccine to a very large bowl. Stir in chicken, celery, green onions, and cilantro. Pour dressing over all; toss to coat well. Cover and chill for 4 to 24 hours. Just before serving, sprinkle with sesame seeds. Makes 8 servings.

From the Test Kitchen

To Tote:

Transport salad and sesame seeds in an insulated cooler with ice packs.

*

About 1-1/2 pounds boneless chicken breasts will yield 4 cups chopped cooked chicken; 12 ounces will yield 2 cups chopped cooked chicken.

Nutrition Facts

(Chinese-Style Pasta Salad)
    Per serving:
  • 399 kcal cal.,
  • 9 g fat
  • (2 g sat. fat,
  • 2 g polyunsaturated fat,
  • 2 g monounsatured fat),
  • 62 mg chol.,
  • 754 mg sodium,
  • 48 g carb.,
  • 2 g fiber,
  • 5 g sugar,
  • 29 g pro.
  • Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet
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