Gazpacho Macaroni Salad

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billy haze

By
@billyhaze

A bountiful refreshing salad, chock full of veggies, fresh parsley and wonderful vinegarette. Great way to use up the bounty of your garden!

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This is a really great recipe - perfect as a take-along to any large gathering. We omitted the green pepper that is mentioned in the directions, but a medium-sized pepper should do the trick if you include it. Enjoy! The Test Kitchen


Rating:

★★★★★ 7 votes

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

Ingredients

  • 2 c
    uncooked macaroni
  • 1
    10-ounce package of frozen peas or fresh peas
  • 3
    medium tomatoes, peeled and chopped
  • 1 c
    celery, chopped
  • 1
    medium cucumber
  • 1
    green pepper, diced
  • 5
    green onions, thinly sliced
  • 6 oz
    salami, cubed
  • 1/4 c
    parsley, fresh
  • 1/3 c
    olive oil, extra virgin
  • 1/4 c
    red wine vinegar or apple cider vinegar
  • 1 tsp
    salt
  • 1/2 tsp
    worcestershire sauce
  • ·
    hot pepper sauce to taste
  • 1 clove
    garlic, pressed
  • ·
    lettuce cups
  • ·
    ripe olives

How to Make Gazpacho Macaroni Salad

Step-by-Step

  1. Cook macaroni according to directions; rinse in cold water; drain; rinse in cold water; drain again. Place peas in a bowl; cover with boiling water; let stand 1 to 2 minutes; drain.
  2. In a bowl, combine macaroni, peas, tomatoes, celery, cucumber, green pepper, onions, salami, and parsley.
  3. In a separate bowl, beat together remaining ingredients until well-blended. Pour over macaroni mixture, toss lightly.
  4. Serve in lettuce cups; garnish with olives.

    NOTE: macaroni and vegetable mixture may be combined with dressing and chilled 3 hours before serving. Toss before spooning in lettuce cups.

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About Gazpacho Macaroni Salad

Course/Dish: Pasta Salads, Other Salads
Main Ingredient: Pasta
Regional Style: Spanish
Collection: Fresh Finds
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids, Healthy




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