This is an outstanding salad with lots of flavor. If you have 30 minutes, then you have enough time to whip up this fabulous salad inspired by the famous Muffaletta sandwich.
This Muffaletta Tortellini Salad is an amazing spin on the classic Muffaletta. This pasta salad bursting with classic Italian flavors is a fabulous salad you can easily prepare all year long. Perfect for any family reunion, get-together, lunch or dinner, this is an easy salad dish, you can prepare ahead several days.
Muffaletta Tortellini Salad
4 ounces Genoa salami, cut into bite size pieces
4 ounces mortadella, cut into bite size pieces
4 ounces capicola (or ham), cut into bite size pieces
4 ounces provolone cheese, cut into bite size pieces
4 ounces mozzarella cheese, cut into bite size pieces
2 (16 ounce) packages frozen tortellini
¼ cup STAR red wine vinegar
¼ cup plus 2 tablespoons STAR extra virgin olive oil (divided)
2 teaspoons minced garlic
1 teaspoon dried oregano
1 teaspoon dried parsley
½ teaspoon fresh ground black pepper
1 (6 ounce) jar Italian mix giardiniera, chopped
½ cup chopped roasted red peppers
½ cup STAR pimento stuffed olives, sliced
½ cup sliced kalamata olives, halved
½ cup STAR sliced black olives, sliced
2 tablespoons capers, drained
Get your full written recipe and helpful tips as well as many other delicious recipes at: The Slow Roasted Italian
Thanks to Donna Elick for this amazing recipe and featured image!