Lunchbox Broccoli & Ham Salad

Serves: 4 Prep time: 4 min Cook time: 1 min Total time: 5 min

Ingredients:

  • 1 pouch Barilla® Ready Pasta Elbows
  • 1 ½ cups cherry tomatoes, halved
  • 1 ½ cups broccoli florets, cut small
  • ½ cup sharp cheddar cheese, shredded
  • 1 cup cooked ham, julienne
  • 2 hard-boiled eggs, chopped
  • 2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil
  • 1 lemon, juiced
  • Salt and pepper to taste

Instructions:

  1. Tear corner of Ready Pasta pouch to vent, heat in microwave for one minute; place on a plate and let cool down.
  2. Mix olive oil with salt, pepper and lemon juice and divide into plastic “to go” containers.
  3. Add equal amounts of remaining ingredients in each container, including tomatoes, broccoli, cheddar cheese, ham, eggs, and pasta. Mix together with olive oil/lemon juice mixture & enjoy!

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