Tortoise's Pasta Salad

Tortoise's Pasta Salad Recipe

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Megan Stewart

By
@GSMegan

Whenever we went to Grandma's house we had macaroni salad or potato salad. Pretty much both were made the same way, with just the different main ingredients. It never was a family dinner without one or the other. Even when she was in her wheelchair and couldn't boil everything at the stove, I brought things to her in small mixing bowls so she still got to feed her favorite comfort sides to her family.

Rating:

☆☆☆☆☆ 0 votes

Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

How to Make Tortoise's Pasta Salad

Step-by-Step

  1. To take this into camp, I boiled the macaroni ahead of time, let it cool, then put into ziplock bags with just a touch of oil to keep the pasta from being sticky. Then added the remaining to taste in camp. See home directions for how I added everything.
  2. To make at home, is a different story! I make it the way Grandma used to make it.
    While macaroni is cooking, chop onions into a large bowl and cover with pickle relish; stir until the onions look a little green. Then chop and add the eggs; mix again. When macaroni is cooked, toss warm into the bowl with the onions, eggs and relish. Sprinkle with accent and dill weed. Take as much mayo as needed to make it stick together. Then cover it and put it into the fridge to cool completely. Before serving, you will need additional mayo, and check the taste because you may want more accent and dill weed.

Printable Recipe Card

About Tortoise's Pasta Salad

Course/Dish: Pasta Sides
Main Ingredient: Pasta
Regional Style: American




Leave a Comment

Last Minute Recipes For A Simple July 4th Bbq

Last Minute Recipes for a Simple July 4th BBQ

Kitchen Crew

We love the Fourth of July for its patriotism, fireworks and of course food! I'm doing my patriotic duty and hosting a barbecue. To be honest, I haven't been as...

4th Of July Side Dish Recipes

4th of July Side Dish Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

The 4th of July is not the 4th of July without those delicious summer side dishes. Slaw, macaroni salad, baked beans, potato salad, corn, fruit salad, and more take your...

12 Outstanding Orzo Recipes

12 Outstanding Orzo Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

You know those days where you’re just craving pasta but don’t want to cheat on your diet? Orzo is your answer because it’s a healthier pasta option! And it’s good...