Nothin' Special Pasta Salad

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Sara Andrea

By
@Sara_Andrea

This is a basic pasta salad, quick to put together and way better than any over the counter deli salad.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
8+
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

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  • 4 c
    pasta (i like ditalini)
  • 3
    roasted red peppers
  • 1/2 c
    black olives, chopped
  • 6
    pickles, diced
  • 3
    green onions, sliced
  • 1/2 c
    mayonnaise
  • 1 Tbsp
    red wine (or vinegar)
  • 3 tsp
    sugar
  • 1/4 c
    milk
  • ·
    salt, pepper, pickle juice to taste

How to Make Nothin' Special Pasta Salad

Step-by-Step

  1. Cook pasta according to package directions. Drain and rinse under cold water.
  2. Cut up pickles, olives, peppers, and onions.
  3. Mix together mayo, wine, sugar, salt, pepper, milk, and pickle juice.
  4. Combine pasta, pickles, olives, peppers, and onions. Pour dressing over pasta, toss, put in fridge.

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About Nothin' Special Pasta Salad

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




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