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Lactose-Free Pasta salad with feta

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Lactose-Free Pasta salad with feta

20 minutes total

If you're looking for a healthy and delicious pasta recipe, then you'll love this recipe of Lactose-free pasta salad with feta cheese. This dish is a perfect blend of Mediterranean flavors, making it an excellent choice for your summer meals.



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Serves 4

320 g Barilla® Penne Rigate
100 g Lactose-free home-made Genovese Pesto
300g Cherry tomatoes, halved
170 g Lactose-free feta cheese
90 g Black olives, pitted and halved
1 tablespoon Extra virgin olive oil (EVOO)
To taste Salt

For a home made Genovese Pesto

30 g Basil leaves
15 g Pine nuts
15 g Lactose-free Parmigiano cheese, grated
15 g Lactose-free Pecorino cheese, grated
1 /2 clove Garlic
200 ml Extra virgin olive oil (EVOO)


Individuals with allergies or specific dietary concerns should verify that the ingredients they utilize for the recipes comply with their restrictions. *Such a line meets the VEGAN, GLUTEN FREE, LACTOSE-FREE AND KOSHER needs


If you want a stronger flavor, add half of a red onion thinly sliced.


Step 1

Here are 5 easy steps for a Lactose-free pasta salad with feta:

Step 2

Bring a large pot of water to a boil and cook the pasta one minute less than package directions.

  • Penne Rigate

Step 3

Drain the pasta and toss it with olive oil. Place the pasta flat on a sheet pan to cool.

  • extra virgin olive oil (EVOO)

Step 4

Cut the feta into pieces about the same size as the cherry tomatoes. Wet the knife at each cut to avoid crumbling the feta.

  • Feta
  • cherry tomatoes

Step 5

Add the cooled pasta, cherry tomatoes, black olives, and feta cheese to a large mixing bowl.

  • Black Olives
  • red onion

Step 6

Add the pesto to the mixing bowl. Toss to combine and serve.

  • Pesto

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If you're looking for a tasty and healthy option for a Lactose-free meal, then look no further than this pasta salad with feta cheese. The fresh cherry tomatoes and olive oil give this dish a Mediterranean touch, while the Lactose-free feta cheese adds a tangy flavor without the lactose. The recipe is easy to follow, and the dish can be prepared in a short time. Enjoy this Lactose-free pasta salad with your family and friends and savor the flavors of Mediterranean cuisine.