My Macaroni and Cheddar Cheese Salad

My Macaroni And Cheddar Cheese Salad Recipe

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Chris L.


I use Famous Dave's Sweet & Spicy pickle relish to kick it up a notch, but if you don't want that much zip, use regular relish.

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1 1/2 c
uncooked elbow macaroni
1 c
cheddar cheese, cut into small cubes
1/2 c
celery, diced fine
1/2 c
miracle whip, or a mixture of m.whip and mayo
2 tsp
french's yellow mustard, use more to taste. i use a full tbs.
1 tsp
white sugar
1/4 c
sweet pickle relish
dash of: celery seed, celery salt, onion powder and pepper to taste
for variety you might toss in a little onion or some partially thawed baby peas!

How to Make My Macaroni and Cheddar Cheese Salad


  • 1Prepare macaroni according to package directions. You want to cook the macaroni well, but still firm so it will hold up in the salad.
  • 2Mix dressing ingredients, cheese and relish.
  • 3Combine all in bowl and chill.
  • 4Note: After a few hours, if the dressing is absorbed and the macaroni is dry I just add more m.whip and / or mayo.

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About My Macaroni and Cheddar Cheese Salad

Course/Dish: Pasta Sides, Pasta Salads
Main Ingredient: Pasta
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Heirloom

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