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Strawberry, Spinach & Pecan Pasta with Lemon Poppy Seed Dressing

Pasta Salad
Makes 4 Servings
Prep Time
20 minutes
Cooking Time
8 minutes
Total Time
1 hour, 28 minutes

By: Momma Lew

Made with



  • 2 cups Dreamfields Elbows
  • 2 cups baby spinach leaves rinsed and drained
  • 1 cup strawberries sliced
  • 1/4 cup pecans coarsely chopped, toasted if desired


  • 1/4 cup lemon juice
  • 1/4 cup light mayonnaise
  • 3 tablespoons white vinegar
  • 2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil
  • 2 tablespoons honey
  • 1 tablespoon Dijon mustard
  • 1 tablespoon poppy seeds (heaping tablespoon)


  1. In medium bowl, whisk together salad dressing ingredients until blended. Cover; chill at least 1 hour before serving.
  2. Cook pasta according directions. Place pasta in large bowl.
  3. Add spinach, strawberries and pecans to bowl with pasta. Add chilled dressing; toss gently to combine.

Nutrition Facts

420 Calories

60g Carbohydrates

0g Saturated Fat

160mg Sodium

19g Fat

9g Protein

6mg Cholesterol

8g Dietary Fiber

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