Chicken Bacon Ranch Mac Salad

gaynel mohler Recipe

By gaynel mohler gaynel

This is a great summer pasta salad to use as a main dish or take to a family BBQ. You will get so many compliments !!


Recipe Rating:
 2 Ratings
Serves:
6-8
Prep Time:

Ingredients

1 lb
macaroni noodles, cooked , drained, rinsed and cooled
2 bottle
16 oz. bacon ranch salad dressing
1
packet dry ranch dressing
12 oz
shredded mild cheddar cheese
12 oz
dairy sour cream
1 lb
cooked chicken breast, cut in bite size pieces
1 lb
crisp cooked bacon
1/2 pkg
frozen peas, thawed *optional*
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Directions Step-By-Step

1
In large bowlcombine dry salad mix with sour cream.
Add 24 oz. of the bottled salad dressing, mix well
2
Add Cooled macaroni stir well. add in chicken, cheese and peas * if using*
3
stir in crumbled bacon crisps
4
Add remaining bottled dressing if needed. Cover and refrigerate at least 2 hours before serving.
  • Comments

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  • user
    Tara Chavez TAC8585 - Aug 31, 2012
    I made this dish for our camp trip and it was a hit with everyone. Just needed something different than the typical pasta salad I usually make, thanks for the recipe.
  • user
    gaynel mohler gaynel - Sep 15, 2012
    yOUR WELCOME AND THANKS FOR THE COMPLIMENT, GLAD YOU ENJOYED
  • user
    Mandy Magur Malphus - Nov 8, 2012
    This recipes sound super yummy, but I'm not a fan of peas but having some type of veggies in it appeals to me, ever try it with other veggies?
  • user
    Barb Janisse bj5 - Jul 7, 2014
    This looks amazing! I'm going to make this one. Thanks :)
  • user
    karen covington juzcookin4me - Jul 7, 2014
    Absolutely a big hit. Made for the 4th of July. Had to share recipe with guests. That's when you know it's a hit. :))