Author Notes: A summer staple, a life saver when you have no idea what to make and the thought of cooking is just too much. Crumbled feta, fleshy tomatoes, black olives, handfuls of arugula, brightened by a lemony dressing. And, of course, pasta cooked al-dente ! —Charlotte I The Fox + The Knife
grams pasta ( fusilli, rigatoni, pipe rigate, or cellentani)
black olives, chopped
grams feta cheese, crumbled
tablespoons olive oil
salt & pepper, to taste
- Cook the pasta to al-dente in large pot of salted boiling water. Drain and rinse.
- In a large mixing bowl, place the crumbled feta, the diced tomatoes, the chopped olives. Add the pasta.
- Make the dressing : stir together the olive oil and the lemon juice. Add salt and pepper to taste. Pour the dressing on the salad and mix well.
- Right before serving, add the arugula, so it will stay crunchy. Mix and serve !