Cold Pasta Salad with low fat 1000 Island Dressing

      This creamy and delicious tri-color pasta salad is really great in taste and very filling. Here I used 1000 Island dressing, which is a salad dressing and condiment, used on sandwiches and salad. It is widely used in restaurant and diners in US. It has mayonnaise, olive oil, lemon juice, tomato ketchup and salt in it. 
     Source : Wikipedia - Origin of the name 1000 Island dressing comes from thousand island between the US and Canada in St. Lawrence river. In 1000 island area, fishing guide wife, made this condiment for her husband dinner. Often in this version, actress May Irwin requested the recipe after enjoying it, that how the dressing got popular. 
    This simple dressing with pasta is creamy and a treat to your taste buds. Also it is great to pack this dish for lunch box.


           1/2 Cup of Tri-color Pasta
           2-3 Cups of Water
           1 Tsp of Oil
           Salt as Needed

     For 1000 Island Dressing

           7 Tbsp of Low Fat Mayonnaise / Vegennaise
           2 Tbsp of Ketchup
           2 Tbsp of Lemon Juice
           1 Tbsp of Minced Onion
           Dash of Salt and Pepper
           2 Tsp of Olive Oil

     Other Ingredients

           1/4 Cup of Broccoli Florets
           5-6 Mushrooms
           1 Tsp of Oil
           Green Olives to garnish


       Recipe Source : Epicurious
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