Blue Ribbon Pasta Salad Recipes

Picture perfect, party ready pasta salad recipes for every occasion!


Bacon & Tomato Pasta Salad

By Marianne Gleason
Perfect for these hot summer nights! Goes together quickly and not too heavy! Serving...

Jan's Macaroni Salad

By Janice Splaha
This is my Mom's recipe that I have tweaked. Everyone really likes it. I get asked...

Colorful Party Pasta Salad

By Megan Todd
This recipe is a family favorite that is requested for EVERY bonfire, birthday party, holiday get-together,...

Donna's Macaroni Salad

By Elaine Moretti
Everyone always asks me to make double so they will have some to take home in...

PASTA VEGETABLE SALAD

By Stacy Wood
GREAT W/ BEAN RECIPE AND AS A SIDE DISH WITH CHICKEN OR BBQ RECIPE got recipe from...

Lemon Vegetable Pasta Salad

By Meryl Hausner
This salad goes a long way, great for large gatherings. This pasta salad is easy and...

Pasta Salad with a Twist

By Elsa Dreyer
You will go back for 2nd helpings. This salad is a BBQ must!

Shrimp Pasta Salad - Waco Style

By Michelle Waco
This is my spin on my Mom's famous shrimp salad - adapted for my DH's tastes...

Southern Antipasto Salad

By Barbara Drexler
This is the way my Mom taught us to cook. Start out with a great recipe...

Easy Tortellini Salad

By Lillian Russo
This is my fresh tasting, flavorful, tortellini salad that is always a big hit at family...

TORTELLINI SALAD

By Annette Jones
When I take this dish anywhere, I get several requests for the recipe. So good...

Summer Spaghetti Salad

By Rhonda Gibson
This is one of my favorite summer dishes!

Sweet Macaroni Salad

By Barbara Kingsley
Nice change to traditional macaroni salad. Always have to double the recipe and never have leftovers.

Buffalo Chicken Pasta Salad

By Robin Dextradeur
As everyone has a different taste, you can change this up and use blue cheese dressing...

Couscous Salad

By joeyjoan K
a minty comfort food,that leaves you feeling good about yourself, and it taste so good

Roasted Shrimp, Corn, Orzo, Lemon, and Parsley Salad

By amelia schaffner
I made this recipe for my volunteering group and it was gone "in a pinch"!!! Everyone...

Greek Pasta Salad

By Barbara Mitchell
So quick and easy to make. Can use as a main dish if you add chicken...

Garden Pasta Salad

By Laura Yoder
Just another one of my concoctions. I came up with this salad when looking in the...

Deli Mac Salad

By Helene Mulvihill
This is a family recipe from my husband's family. They owned a deli in NJ many...

Orzo Salad

By Lindsey McCue
This is a favorite salad I make often. It's so versatile you can really make it...

Grandma Wells' Tuna Macaroni Salad

By Katrina Freed
For decades I called this my birthday salad. Every year for as long as I can...

Pasta Slaw

By Shelene Wilhelm
We came up with this recipe after eating pasta slaw at Nordy's BBQ. Neither my husband...

Zucchini Pesto

By Heather Chrane-Dejarnett
I serve this hot or cold with several variations. It's a great meatless meal that even...

Millie's Holy Guacamole Pasta Salad

By Millie P. York
I do a lot of cooking for the hospitality team at my church and I was...
16 No-Bake Dessert Ideas To Make This Summer

16 No-Bake Dessert Ideas To Make This Summer


Turning on the oven during the summer should be illegal. These no-bake dessert ideas are going to be your new favorites! Sweet and rich, these no-bake desserts set up in the fridge or freezer for an easy summer treat. So get ready to indulge in these delicious no-bake desserts!

7 Summer Trifles

7 Summer Trifles


Who doesn’t love this lovely layered treat? Dating back to the 18th century, this is a tried and true summer dessert. Perfect for picnics, cookouts, and get-togethers, trifles are a delicious dessert that feed a crowd. Simple, gorgeous, and can be made ahead of time, trifles come in all shapes and sizes and flavors for […]

15 Mediterranean-Influenced Dishes

15 Mediterranean-Influenced Dishes


The Mediterranean “diet” has been popular for years, but it’s really not a diet. More so, it’s a healthier eating lifestyle that limits processed foods. It gets its name because it includes foods from regions around the Mediterranean Sea, like Greece, Italy, and Spain. Vegetables, whole grains, legumes, fish, and healthy fats (such as olive […]