Chicken Bacon Ranch Mac Salad

gaynel mohler


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 !!


★★★★★ 2 votes

20 Min


  • 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*

How to Make Chicken Bacon Ranch Mac Salad


  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.

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