Easy Pasta Salad Recipe

Easy Pasta Salad Recipe

A simple and delicious pasta salad even the pickiest of kids will eat!

Keyword easy pasta salad recipe
Author Shawna Clapper


  • 1 box Rotini Pasta bonus if it's rainbow
  • water to cook pasta
  • 1 tbsp or a little less Olive Oil
  • 8 oz Grape Tomatoes cut in half or sliced
  • Half a Red Onion sliced and quartered
  • 1 Cucumber sliced and quartered
  • 1 Apple cut to ½ to 1 inch pieces
  • 1 Pear cut to ½ to 1 inch pieces
  • 1 tbsp Lemon Juice


  1. Cook pasta according to box, allow to cool and move to serving bowl. 

  2. Add the olive oil and stir til all of the pasta is lightly coated. 

  3. Slice grape tomatoes and add in. 

  4. Slice and cut each slice horizontally and vertically for the red onion and cucumber, then add in. 

  5. Cut up the apple and pear into slightly larger than diced pieces, about ½ inch to 1 inch, add in. 

  6. Sprinkle lemon juice on top. 

  7. Stir til everything is mixed well, enjoy!