How to Quick-Chill Pasta for Salads
If pasta salad is on the menu, use this simple tip for chilling the pasta fast so you can get to partying.
To quickly chill cooked pasta for salad, first drain the cooked pasta in a colander. Then place the colander into a bigger bowl filled halfway with ice water. When chilled, lift the colander out of the ice water, drain, and it’s ready to use.