Honey Dijon Pasta Salad

Pasta is a versatile dish that has traveled and made its appearance in many cuisines. It can be paired with many seasonings, vegetables or meats. This cold pasta can be had as a side dish and can be made in just under 30 minutes…

Ingredients (for 2)

  • 2 cups macaroni (about 180 gr or 6 oz)
  • 1 tbsp mustard
  • 1 tbsp honey
  • 1/2 tbsp lemon juice
  • 2 tbsp pine nuts (optional)
  • 2 tbsp grated Parmesan cheese
  • 1/4 cucumber
  • 1/2 tsp red pepper flakes
  • 1/2 tsp oregano
  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • salt & black pepper


  • Cook pasta as directed on package without salt, then drain
  • Rinse under cold water, drain and put aside till needed
  • Mix together lemon juice, mustard, oil, honey, oregano, salt and pepper
  • Put pasta into a bowl along with cucumber, red pepper flakes, Parmesan cheese and pine nuts
  • Pour mustard mixture over pasta and toss well
  • Refrigerate and serve (cool but not cold)