Ham, Artichoke & Tomato Salad

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Serves: 4 | Preparation Time: 20 mins | Cooking Time: 10 mins

Ingredients:

350g Tasman sliced leg ham off-the-bone, roughly chopped
350g dried shell or penne pasta
280g jar marinated artichokes, drained and halved
350g tomato medley, halved
1 small red onion, very thinly sliced
¾ cup Kalamata olives
½ cup small basil leaves

Lemon Dressing:
¼ cup olive oil
1 garlic clove, finely minced
2 tablespoons lemon juice
1 tsp finely grated lemon rind

  • Method:
  1. Cook pasta in a large saucepan of salted water following packet directions. Drain, refresh in cold water and set aside to dry.
  2. To make the lemon dressing, place all ingredients into a screw-top jar. Season with salt and pepper. Shake until well combined.
  3. Place cooled pasta into a large bowl. Add ham, artichokes, tomatoes, onion, olives and half the basil. Toss to combine. Drizzle with the dressing and gently toss. Spoon into a serving bowl. Scatter with remaining basil leaves and serve.
Results may vary.