Real Recipes From Real Home Cooks ®

overnight macaroni salad

Recipe by
Jill Cooks
Sunshine state, FL

Marinating this salad overnight makes it just plain good!!

method Blend

Ingredients For overnight macaroni salad

  • 8 oz. package elbow macaroni, uncooked
  • 3/4 cup zesty italian salad dressing
  • 3/4 cup green pepper, chopped
  • 1/2 cup velveeta cheese, diced
  • 8 oz. sour cream
  • 1 cup celery, chopped
  • 3/4 cup carrots, shredded
  • 1/4 cup onion, chopped
  • 1/4 cup mayonnaise
  • bacon bits for garnish on top

How To Make overnight macaroni salad

  • 1
    Cook macaroni per package directions and drain. Rinse with cold water and drain.
  • 2
    Combine macaroni and Italian dressing, cover and chill overnight.
  • 3
    Add vegetables and Velveeta. Mix well. Add sour cream and mayonnaise, stir gently. Sprinkle with bacon bits.