Farfalle & herb salad with clementines

Farfalle & herb salad with clementines
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It’s that time of year where I keep smelling my fingertips during the day because they smell so much like the delicious fruit I’ve peeled and enjoyed. So, if you are like me and you buy them by the caseload and are always happy to add them to any recipe, here’s a sunny pasta salad recipe.

Cress is a very delicate food, so I suggest you only mix it into the salad before serving.

  • Serves4 to 6
  • Prep time20 mins
  • Cook time10 to 12 mins
  • Timeout-
  • FreezingFreezes well


  • 4 Farfalles portions
  • 4 to 5 clementines, peeled and quartered then halved
  • 1/4 cup of olive oil
    Replacement options

    sesame seed oil

  • 1 lemon’s juice
  • 1 shallot, minced
    Replacement options

    ¼ of red onion

  • 1 tablespoon of capers, minced
  • 1/2 cup of canned cooked green lentils, strained
  • 1/4 cup of hazelnuts, roughly chopped
  • 1/2 cup of fresh parsley, roughly chopped
  • 1/4 cup of fresh mint, roughly chopped
  • Salt & pepper, as preferred
  • 2 cups of cress
    Replacement options

    of baby spinach, or arugula


  1. Bring a large pot of water to a boil. Cook the pasta following the instructions on the box. Strain and let cool completely.
  2. Combine all the ingredients in a large bowl, except the cress, and stir. Add the cress before serving.
Recipe published on August 19, 2018