Maui Pasta Salad

Maui Pasta Salad

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Grace Pulley


My family loves this pasta salad and it is requested often even my husband who is not overly fond of pineapple. It was requested by husband as part of the menu for his graduation cookout. Will post a picture next time I make it. It was gone before I knew it.


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  • 1 c
    pineapple juice
  • 3 c
    rotini pasta, cooked
  • 2 c
    snow peas or broccoli florets ( fresh or frozen)
  • 1 c
    sliced carrots
  • 1 c
    sliced cucumbers
  • 1/4 c
    chopped fresh cilantro or parsley ( i usually use a combination of both)
  • 1/2 c
    italian dressing ( can use reduced fat and it's just as good)
  • 1 Tbsp
    toasted sesame seeds

How to Make Maui Pasta Salad


  1. Combine all ingredients in a large bowl. Chill at least 30 minutes longer if needed.
  2. This recipe doubles and even triples well as needed. I often have to triple it for family gatherings.

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About Maui Pasta Salad

Course/Dish: Pasta Salads
Main Ingredient: Pasta
Regional Style: Hawaiian/Polynesian

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