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Spinach Pasta Salad

This refreshing pasta salad is delicious. Great for any gathering and the dressing recipe really gives this salad a wonderful flavor. 
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time10 mins
Total Time25 mins
Course: Salad
Cuisine: American, southern
Keyword: pasta salad, spinach salad
Servings: 6 servings
Author: The Southern Lady Cooks


  • Salad:
  • 2 cups spinach broken in pieces or chopped
  • 1 cup cooked chopped ham could use about any meat you want
  • 1/2 cup chopped green onion
  • 1/2 cup chopped and peeled cucumber
  • 2 boiled eggs chopped
  • 1 1/2 cups uncooked pasta (cooked al dente according to package directions) drained
  • 1 large tomato chopped

Dressing Ingredients:

  • 1/4 cup mayonnaise
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon black pepper
  • 1 tablespoon white vinegar
  • 1 tablespoon white granulated sugar
  • 1 teaspoon dried basil or 1 tablespoon fresh basil chopped


  • Mix together salad ingredients in a large bowl
  • Combine dressing ingredients and mix with spoon. Toss salad and dressing together.


This salad is so versatile in that you can add all kinds of garden vegetables such as corn, peas, carrots, peppers and it will still be a great fresh salad.