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tuna macaroni salad

(1 rating)
Recipe by
Laura Cook
Jacksonville, FL

Ok, I know these ingredients sound odd together, but I have taken it to church suppers, and it seems to go over well, as I never get to bring any leftovers home! My kids grew up with this one too.

(1 rating)
yield 10 -12
prep time 35 Min
cook time 25 Min
method Stove Top

Ingredients For tuna macaroni salad

  • box
    elbow macaroni, cooked
  • can
    tuna, packed in water
  • c
    green olives
  • sprig
    chopped celery or celery salt
  • c
    mayonnaise or lite mayonnaise

How To Make tuna macaroni salad

  • 1
    Cook elbow macaroni til just done, and drain.
  • 2
    In the meantime, dice one stalk of celery, (or add one teaspoon of celery salt) and open 2 cans of tuna.
  • 3
    In a large bowl, combine elbows, celery, tuna,1 c. green olives, and 1/2 c. mayonnaise. Mix well. (Add more if it seems too dry) *Optional:I have also added a can of mushrooms to bulk it up! That's it!