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#1 of 4 Old 08-08-2008, 06:00 PM - Thread Starter
 
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Need to make pasta salad for 14 adults + 12 kids (who probably won't eat it). This is what I have in house (do not want to run to store again!)
fresh broccoli
fresh carrots
fresh celery
2 fresh corn cobs
frozen peas
jar roasted peppers
tomotoes, basil, parsley, chives in garden
EEOV (1/4 cup maybe), reg OV, balasmic vinegar and red wine vinegar (not sure how fresh??)
bottle of light ranch dressing

Can I just throw some veg in with pasta and ranch dressing? Not sure how the dressing will be with them - would have preferred oil based one... Any ideas? TIA
Oops - also have mayo, dijon mustard, soy sauce and bunch of dried herbs....
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sounds great.

I'd lightly steam the broccoli and carrots unless you want to cut them very, very small.

Mom of a 7 yr old, 4 yr old, and 1 yr old. Wow. How did that happen?
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Sure! Ranch pasta salad sounds good.
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Sounds good to me!
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