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Photo + Recipe: Vegan Summer Pasta Salad

[tweetmeme]Recipe: Vegan Summer Pasta Salad

Summary: Quick and easy to make vegan summer salad with a fresh lemon vinaigrette

Pasta Salad

  • one box whole wheat pasta (cooked al dente)
  • green scallions
  • petite peas
  • garbanzo beans
  • dried cranberries
  • powdered ancho chilli pepper (sprinkle on top of salad)

Lemon Vinaigrette

  • 6 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil
  • 3 tablespoons lemon juice
  • 2 teaspoons Splenda (or sugar)
  • one clove crushed garlic
  • dash of Bragg’s liquid aminos (or soy sauce)


  • This is my recipe for a tasty summer pasta salad that is vegan, too. Adjust quantities of ingredients based on your preferences. I don’t generally measure things other than by the handful, pinch, etc. See more of my food photography at Sooz Photography.

Prep Time: 10 minutes

Cooking time (duration): 15 minutes

Diet type: Vegan

Number of servings (yield): 4

Meal type: lunch

Culinary tradition: USA (General)