Picnic Tomato-Feta Pasta Salad

Wisconsin Cheese Picnic Tomato-Feta Pasta Salad Recipe
Active Time
30 Minutes



Look for the Proudly Wisconsin Badge when shopping for cheese. Any brand of Wisconsin Feta can be used in this recipe.


  1. Cook pasta according to package directions; drain and rinse in cold water.
  2. Combine the pasta, spinach and tomatoes in a large bowl.
  3. Whisk the buttermilk, mayonnaise, lemon juice and chives in a bowl. Stir in 1/2 cup feta. Season with salt and pepper to taste. Pour the dressing over pasta mixture; gently toss to coat.
  4. Cover and refrigerate for at least 1 hour or until serving.
  5. Gently fold in remaining feta just before serving.

Cheesemonger Tip

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Do you have questions when shopping for cheese? Ask the cheesemonger! A cheesemonger specializes in the buying and selling of high-quality cheese, usually available in the specialty section of a grocery store or cheese shop. Knowledgeable and passionate, a cheesemonger is a go-to resource for cheese varieties and pairings, proper cheese storage and handling, its cooking applications and cheese brand information.

Nasonville Dairy has been making feta cheese for over 30 years. Crafted by certified Master Cheesemakers, this award-winning feta brightens dishes with a sprinkle of tart, salty and fresh flavors.

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