Simple Macaroni Salad

Diane C.

By
@thymeandmarjoram

Mom would make this for our summer cookouts. We loved it! Dad would work the grill, flipping those hamburgers and hot dogs. We would sit in the shade of the oak tree, our picnic table set with a checkered cloth and bowls of assorted salads.


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Serves:
6-8
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

2 c
elbow macaroni
1/4 c
finely chopped onion
1/4 c
diced bell pepper
1 c
miracle whip dressing (not mayonnaise)
1/4 tsp
celery seed
1 pinch
salt and pepper

Step-By-Step

1In a large pot bring 3 qts. of water to a boil. Add the macaroni and cook as directed. When done, drain and rinse with cool water. Drain again.

2Chop onion and bell pepper. Place in bottom of large bowl.

3Add cooked pasta to bowl. Add dressing. Stir to combine. Sprinkle with celery seed, salt and pepper and stir again.
Chill at least one hour before serving.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Pasta Salads
Main Ingredient: Pasta
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #macaroni, #salad