Quick Vegetable Pesto Salad

Quick Vegetable & Pesto Salad

Quick Vegetable & Pesto Salad

Prep Time 15 minutes


Makes 6 servings


1/4 cup reduced-fat mayonnaise
1/4 cup prepared pesto
1 tablespoon balsamic vinegar
6 cups assorted fresh vegetables from salad bar, such as sliced mushrooms, shredded carrots, red onion strips, sliced radishes, peas, broccoli florets and bell pepper strips (about 1-1/2 pounds)
Lettuce leaves


  1. Combine mayonnaise, pesto and vinegar in large bowl; stir until well blended.
  2. Add vegetables; toss well to coat. Cover and refrigerate 10 minutes. Arrange lettuce leaves on salad plates. Top with vegetable mixture.


Chilling for 30 minutes will improve the flavor of this easy side-dish salad.

Nutritional Information

Serving Size: 1 cup salad
Calories 130
Calories from Fat 56 %
Total Fat 8 g
Saturated Fat 1 g
Cholesterol 5 mg
Carbohydrate 11 g
Fiber 3 g
Protein 4 g
Sodium 186 mg

Dietary Exchange

Vegetable 2
Fat 1-1/2

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