Mom's Macaroni Salad

David Henson


This is one of those homade simple recipes you can't get enough of!!


★★★★★ 1 vote

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  • 3 c
    dry elbow macaroni
  • 1 medium
    green pepper diced
  • 1
    cellery stalk diced
  • 1 large
    jar of pimentos
  • 1 small
    flat can of pineapple in heavy syrup
  • ·
    miracle whip(desired amount) aprox. 1-2 cups
  • 1/2 c
    fine chopped pecans
  • 1/3 c
    fine shredded sharp chedar cheese

How to Make Mom's Macaroni Salad


  1. Cook macaroni and drain, rinse with cold water, drain.
  2. Place macaroni in larg bowl add all ingredients mix well cover and chill at least two hours before serving.
    Do not drain the pineapplle or pimentos!

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About Mom's Macaroni Salad

Course/Dish: Pasta Salads
Main Ingredient: Pasta
Regional Style: Hawaiian/Polynesian
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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