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Greek Chicken Pasta Salad (Guest Poster)

I’m VERY excited to have my first guest poster!
Amy
of
Living Locurto is one of my favorite blog buddies.

She is a stay-at-home/work-from-home wife and mom of two and fabulous graphic designer. She offers free downloads, party ideas, menu ideas and she is the co-founder of I Heart Faces.

Amy has a fantastic recipe to share (she even put it in a pdf file that you can dowload and print!) that would be a sure hit at a July 4th celebration or any summer BBQ.

Greek Pasta Recipe

Greek Chicken Pasta Salad

Greek Chicken Pasta Salad

Ingredients

  • 1 pound Bow Tie Pasta
  • 1 bunch Cherry Tomatoes
  • 1 Cucumber, Peeled And Sliced
  • 1 jar Pitted Calmata Olives, Whole Or Cut (a Small Jar)
  • 2 Chicken Breasts, Cooked And Cubed. (I Like To Use Store Bought Rotisserie Chicken)
  • 2-½ ounces Balsamic Vinaigrette Dressing (you May Need More, Depending On Your Taste)
  • 1-2 teaspoons Black Pepper To Taste
  • 1 pinch Salt, Or To Taste
  • 1 container Feta Cheese

Instructions

  1. Cook 1 lb. bow tie pasta and run cold water over it to chill. Place in refrigerator for 10-15 minutes while you cook chicken.
  2. Mix in a large bowl:
  3. Chilled Pasta
  4. Cherry Tomatoes (sliced in half)
  5. Sliced Cucumber
  6. Pitted Calamata Olives (whole or cut)
  7. Cubed Chicken
  8. Feta Cheese
  9. Toss with Balsamic Vinaigrette Dressing
  10. Add Salt & Pepper to Taste
  11. Serve cold

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Download and print this pdf to put in a 3 ring binder. Picture 3

Many thanks to Amy at Living Locurto for the recipe and the pdf download! You inspire me every day with all of your wonderful ideas!!

 

   
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Cheryl Sousan

A self-proclaimed neat freak, Cheryl chronicles her journey through homemaking on her blog, TidyMom.net, where she shares recipes, tutorials, crafting and her ever-growing love for photography. This St. Louis mom juggles her passion for life, her daughters and her tiger-loving husband, all while her obsession with tidiness cleans up the trail blazed behind her. Google+

22 Responses to “Greek Chicken Pasta Salad (Guest Poster)”

  1. Amy @ Living Locurto posted on July 1, 2009 at 9:34 am (#
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    Thanks for having me! Be sure to check out my blackberry cake recipe today!! Delish!!

  2. Amy @ Living Locurto posted on July 1, 2009 at 9:34 am (#
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    Thanks for having me! Be sure to check out my blackberry cake recipe today!! Delish!!

  3. Mag Mom posted on July 1, 2009 at 10:49 am (#
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    Awesome!! This looks great. I think I'll try it out and take it to the lake this weekend. :) Amy & TidyMom rock! :)

  4. Mag Mom posted on July 1, 2009 at 10:49 am (#
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    Awesome!! This looks great. I think I'll try it out and take it to the lake this weekend. :) Amy & TidyMom rock! :)

  5. Jenglamgirl posted on July 1, 2009 at 11:03 am (#
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    thanks for sharing, I LOVE THESE KIND OF SALADS! THEY ARE GREAT for summer time! I just put up a great DESSERT recipe at: Motherslaceandprettytaste.blogspot.com you can make it for dessert!

  6. Jenglamgirl posted on July 1, 2009 at 11:03 am (#
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    thanks for sharing, I LOVE THESE KIND OF SALADS! THEY ARE GREAT for summer time! I just put up a great DESSERT recipe at: Motherslaceandprettytaste.blogspot.com you can make it for dessert!

  7. He And Me + 3 posted on July 2, 2009 at 9:24 am (#
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    Holy Delicious! I want some right now. Thanks for adding that picture and the recipe. Yum!

  8. He And Me + 3 posted on July 2, 2009 at 9:24 am (#
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    Holy Delicious! I want some right now. Thanks for adding that picture and the recipe. Yum!

  9. Dina Ross posted on July 2, 2009 at 8:22 pm (#
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    OK, I found your site through a blog, through a blog, and through another blog:-)…you get the idea. Anyway, I am in NO way, shape, or form a tidy mom but I'm mesmerized by your blog:-) Waaayyyy cool…please help me get organized LOL — one post at a time:-)

  10. Dina Ross posted on July 2, 2009 at 8:22 pm (#
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    OK, I found your site through a blog, through a blog, and through another blog:-)…you get the idea. Anyway, I am in NO way, shape, or form a tidy mom but I'm mesmerized by your blog:-) Waaayyyy cool…please help me get organized LOL — one post at a time:-)

  11. Nicole Feliciano posted on July 3, 2009 at 6:43 pm (#
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    We’re planning on grilling up a storm this weekend. I just posted a recipe share link on my site. Hope you’ll stop by and add a favorite:

    http://momtrends.blogspot.com/2009/07/friday-feasts.html

  12. Nicole Feliciano posted on July 3, 2009 at 6:43 pm (#
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    We’re planning on grilling up a storm this weekend. I just posted a recipe share link on my site. Hope you’ll stop by and add a favorite:

    http://momtrends.blogspot.com/2009/07/friday-feasts.html

  13. Dishesdone posted on July 3, 2009 at 11:45 pm (#
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    Looks fantastic!

  14. Dishesdone posted on July 3, 2009 at 11:45 pm (#
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    Looks fantastic!

  15. Saucy posted on July 5, 2009 at 4:23 am (#
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    Chicken and pasta! Loopy's two favourite… food… groups. *sigh*

    Thanks for a new way to serve up a staple!

  16. Saucy posted on July 5, 2009 at 4:23 am (#
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    Chicken and pasta! Loopy's two favourite… food… groups. *sigh*

    Thanks for a new way to serve up a staple!

  17. Jenny posted on July 5, 2009 at 12:11 pm (#
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    That looks yummy!

  18. Jenny posted on July 5, 2009 at 12:11 pm (#
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    That looks yummy!

  19. Stacie posted on July 5, 2009 at 10:27 pm (#
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    This actually sounds really yummy!

  20. Stacie posted on July 5, 2009 at 10:27 pm (#
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    This actually sounds really yummy!

  21. Barely Domestic Mama posted on July 7, 2009 at 4:37 pm (#
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    This sounds so yummy. I'll be saving the recipe.

  22. Barely Domestic Mama posted on July 7, 2009 at 4:37 pm (#
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    This sounds so yummy. I'll be saving the recipe.

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