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Ditalini Salad with Black Beans, Corn, Lime, Cotija Cheese and Avocado

Rated as 4.3 out of 5 Stars

"Great flavors of the southwest--cilantro, lime, cotija cheese--combine for a delicious pasta salad with black beans."
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Ingredients

55 m servings 633 cals
Original recipe yields 6 servings

Directions

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  1. Bring a large pot of water to a boil; add salt. Cook pasta 1 minute less than package directions. Drain pasta and toss it in a large mixing bowl with 1 tablespoon of olive oil; place on a sheet tray to cool.
  2. Transfer pasta to large bowl. Add remaining ingredients except for avocado and toss to blend. Rest pasta for 30 minutes, allowing flavors to meld. Add avocado and stir to combine.

Nutrition Facts


Per Serving: 633 calories; 26 g fat; 87.8 g carbohydrates; 19 g protein; 12 mg cholesterol; 598 mg sodium. Full nutrition

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This is my family's new favorite recipe!! Took it to a family BBQ and everyone LOVED it!! Made the recipe as directed (using frozen corn instead of canned, because I had that on hand) but though...

Most helpful critical review

The recipe is okay, but it calls for way too much pasta! I have enough pasta for another recipe. The tastes are good, but I also used feta cheese as I couldn't find the Mexican kind used. My st...

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This is my family's new favorite recipe!! Took it to a family BBQ and everyone LOVED it!! Made the recipe as directed (using frozen corn instead of canned, because I had that on hand) but though...

I made this for a potluck and was asked for the recipe. It was very good!

This salad was Awesome! ! Didn't change a thing cuz if it ain't broke, don't fix it! Instead of canned corn, I used a leftover corn on the cob. I served it with Mexican beef tacos. Thank you ...

OUTSTANDING!!! I didn't change anything from the recipe except I couldn't find cotijo cheese so I had to sub feta. This was outstanding! We added some pre-cooked and diced chicken breasts and...

The recipe is okay, but it calls for way too much pasta! I have enough pasta for another recipe. The tastes are good, but I also used feta cheese as I couldn't find the Mexican kind used. My st...

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Awesome does not begin to describe this pasta dish. Out of this world!!!