Greek-Inspired Gemelli Pasta Salad


Go Greek with this delicious Greek-inspired pasta salad!

Greek-Inspired Gemelli Pasta Salad Aly in the Kitchen
Prep Time:
20 mins
Cook Time:
15 mins
Total Time:
35 mins
8 servings



  • ½ cup olive oil

  • ¼ cup red wine vinegar

  • 2 cloves garlic, minced

  • 1 teaspoon dried oregano

  • 1 teaspoon Dijon mustard

  • ½ teaspoon salt

  • ½ teaspoon ground black pepper


  • 1 (16 ounce) package gemelli pasta

  • 3 cups firmly packed baby spinach leaves

  • 1 pint cherry tomatoes, halved

  • 1 (6 ounce) container crumbled feta cheese

  • ½ cup pitted Kalamata olives, halved

  • ¾ medium English cucumber, peeled and diced

  • ½ large red onion, thinly sliced


  1. Whisk together olive oil, vinegar, garlic, oregano, Dijon, salt, and pepper in a small bowl until well combined.

  2. Bring a large pot of lightly salted water to a boil. Add gemelli and cook, stirring occasionally, until tender yet firm to the bite, 8 to 11 minutes. Drain and rinse under cold water. Drain again.

  3. Transfer gemelli to a large bowl. Add spinach, cherry tomatoes, feta cheese, Kalamata olives, cucumber, and red onion. Toss with dressing and serve.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

424 Calories
22g Fat
48g Carbs
12g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 8
Calories 424
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 22g 28%
Saturated Fat 6g 28%
Cholesterol 19mg 6%
Sodium 552mg 24%
Total Carbohydrate 48g 17%
Dietary Fiber 3g 11%
Total Sugars 4g
Protein 12g
Vitamin C 12mg 60%
Calcium 143mg 11%
Iron 3mg 14%
Potassium 322mg 7%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.

(-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.

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