15 Easy Pasta Salad Recipes


Besides being super simple to throw together, the great thing about pasta salad is you can customize it based on your favorite flavors. We've found 15 flavorful pasta salad recipes that are guaranteed be a crowd pleaser.

Buffalo Chicken Pasta "Much less messier than eating actual Buffalo wings!" -...

Buffalo Chicken Pasta

"Much less messier than eating actual Buffalo wings!" - riley123

Pasta Salad"Whenever I make this pasta salad everyone always asks me to...

Pasta Salad

"Whenever I make this pasta salad everyone always asks me to make it again. It is always a big hit that's for sure." - bettyboop97055

Pesto Tortellini Salad "This salad is utterly divine." - Holly

Pesto Tortellini Salad

"This salad is utterly divine." - Holly

"Dirty" Mac Salad "This recipe was inspired by a dirty martini." -...

"Dirty" Mac Salad

"This recipe was inspired by a dirty martini." - FadingParadise

Deli Mac Salad "This is a family recipe from my husband's family....

Deli Mac Salad

"This is a family recipe from my husband's family. They owned a deli in NJ many years ago, and this is the mac salad that they made. Yummm!" - WeBakeinTX

Dill Pickle Pasta Salad Recipe "This is one pasta salad that’s definitely...

Dill Pickle Pasta Salad Recipe

"This is one pasta salad that’s definitely twisted. And I’m loving it!" - Corey

Southwest Pasta Salad "We really enjoyed the tangy dressing and it really...

Southwest Pasta Salad

"We really enjoyed the tangy dressing and it really makes a nice presentation with all of the bright colors. The recipe does make quite a bit - great for a party or potluck." - DailyInspiration

Colorful Party Pasta SaladThis recipe is a family favorite that is requested...

Colorful Party Pasta Salad

This recipe is a family favorite that is requested for EVERY bonfire, birthday party, holiday get together or any family occasion!" - Megan213

Awesome Greek Pasta Salad "This is one of the best pasta salads...

Awesome Greek Pasta Salad

"This is one of the best pasta salads I've ever made or tasted. Serve this salad at your next party, your guests won't be disappointed." - 1lovetocook1x

Millie's Holy Guacamole Pasta Salad "I do a lot of cooking for...

Millie's Holy Guacamole Pasta Salad

"I do a lot of cooking for the hospitality team at my church and I was trying to mix things up and create something new. This pasta salad was a HUGE hit at the event I took it to!" - AmeliaYork

Pasta Salad with Sweet Balsamic Dressing "The sweet balsamic dressing really makes...

Pasta Salad with Sweet Balsamic Dressing

"The sweet balsamic dressing really makes this so different than your usual pasta salad recipes!" - Brandie

BTP Pasta Salad "It has a very mild spice and the whole...

BTP Pasta Salad

"It has a very mild spice and the whole thing simply bursts with intense flavor in every bite. It's versatile enough that you could throw in some grilled chicken or steak too for even more flavor and a bit of protein." - GmamaGpapa

Cheese Tortellini Pesto Pasta Salad "This is my favorite way to make...

Cheese Tortellini Pesto Pasta Salad

"This is my favorite way to make (and eat!) pasta salad in the whole world!" - WildfloursCottageKitchen

Pizza Pasta Salad "It's a terrific anytime-of-the-year pasta salad that makes for...

Pizza Pasta Salad

"It's a terrific anytime-of-the-year pasta salad that makes for a refreshing change of pace." - Melissa

Bacon & Tomato Pasta Salad "Perfect for these hot summer nights. Goes...

Bacon & Tomato Pasta Salad

"Perfect for these hot summer nights. Goes together quickly and not too heavy!" - Mern




5 Comments
MelBelle
Melanie B - Sep 4, 2018
It's different every time, depending on what veggies I have on hand.
Anything Goes Pasta Salad
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Debbie Sue - May 25, 2018
This is my mom's recipe... Macaroni Salad with Shrimp
Macaroni Salad Recipe

Macaroni Salad

Liz D. @CrazyCatLady1103

This is my great aunt's recipe. Every holiday, she would send a jar of this to our house because she knew I liked it so much! Come to think of...

Taco Pasta Recipe

Taco Pasta

Kelli Thomas @kelli1

This pasta is creamy, delicious, and tastes like tacos! It won't heat up your kitchen since you don't have to use the oven. I need lots of these kinds of...

12 Pasta Recipes

12 Pasta Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Love pasta for dinner but bored with spaghetti and meatballs? You've come to the right place. We've found 12 simple pasta recipes that are packed with flavor and guaranteed to...