Blue Ribbon Pasta Salad Recipes

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


Grandma Wells' Tuna Macaroni Salad

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

Ranch Pasta Salad

By Dawn Whitted
This is one of my most requested pasta salads at my house. There are few ingredients...

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...

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 different taste you can change this up and use blue cheese dressing instead...

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...

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...

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...

Lite Tri-Color Pasta Salad

By Sue Adame
This to me is one of the perfect summer salads. Not only does it tastes and...

Bacon & Tomato Pasta Salad

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

"Dirty" Mac Salad

By Carol Davis
This recipe was inspired by a dirty martini. I went searching for a mac salad recipe...
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