Pasta Salad Recipes

Find an easy pasta salad recipe for your picnic or potluck. More than 500 recipes, including the classic Italian pasta salad.

Yummy Couscous Salad
Suzanne

Yummy Couscous Salad

Cooked couscous is combined with an interesting variety of salad fixings - chickpeas, raisins, almonds, red onion, and bell pepper - and then topped with a creamy, cumin-infused yogurt dressing.

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American-Italian Pasta Salad
Carol Emory

American-Italian Pasta Salad

Garden veggies with fusilli pasta, Italian Parsley, Genoa salami and creamy Italian dressing makes for a pasta salad that will be a favorite at your next picnic or potluck.

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Tuna Macaroni Salad
It's A New Day

Tuna Macaroni Salad

Cooked macaroni is tossed with your favorite Italian dressing, then marinated overnight, for a creamy tuna-mac salad with loads of flavor.

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Greek Pasta Salad I
Behr

Greek Pasta Salad I

Taste the earthy flavors of the Mediterranean in every bite of this colorful summer salad. Tangy feta cheese, fresh mushrooms, tomatoes, onions, bell peppers and olives are tossed with spicy pepperoni and macaroni in an herb-infused vinaigrette.

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Tortellini Salad
olivegrower

Tortellini Salad

An easy and delicious cold pasta salad tastes like an Italian antipasto platter, with cheese tortellini, olives, pepperoni, mozzarella cheese, and marinated artichoke hearts.

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Macaroni Salad with Pickles
Charlotte

Macaroni Salad with Pickles

You can double or triple this recipe and make enough for a crowd of hungry friends. The creamy mayonnaise dressing has sour cream, sweet pickle juice and mustard stirred in.

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Easy Cold Pasta Salad
Minnie K

Easy Cold Pasta Salad

A quick and easy cold pasta salad with tomatoes, cucumbers, black olives, and a tangy Italian dressing.

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Bacon, Lettuce, and Tomato Macaroni Salad
Grady Sullivan

Bacon, Lettuce, and Tomato Macaroni Salad

The delicious flavors of crisp crumbled bacon and tangy fresh tomato that you love in a BLT sandwich dress up a bowl of macaroni salad that's perfect for a light lunch or side dish.

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Southwestern Pasta Salad
Lisa Scott Provost

Southwestern Pasta Salad

Pasta is tossed with a zesty dressing of lime juice, chili powder and cumin. Corn, black beans, red and green bell pepper, tomatoes and cilantro add texture, flavor and color.

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Classic Macaroni Salad
Graden

Classic Macaroni Salad

This classic macaroni salad is a crowd-pleaser at every cookout, potluck, and picnic!

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Antipasto Pasta Salad
Dayna

Antipasto Pasta Salad

A nice balsamic vinegar and oil mixture with oregano, parsley and Parmesan whipped in. It compliments this hearty salad, with its robust ingredients - salami, pepperoni, Asiago cheese and lots of tomatoes. Makes twelve magnificent servings.

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Bacon Ranch Pasta Salad
Wilemon

Bacon Ranch Pasta Salad

This is a very flavorful pasta salad. The crisp cooked bacon really adds a nice flavor. I get requests for this pasta salad for every get together and cook out.

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Black Bean and Couscous Salad
Paula

Black Bean and Couscous Salad

Fluffy couscous is dotted with green onions, red pepper, fresh cilantro and black beans and boasts the Southwest tang of a lime-cumin vinaigrette.

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Amish Macaroni Salad
CONNIE0751

Amish Macaroni Salad

A colorful and flavorful macaroni salad made with hard cooked eggs, bell pepper and celery in a creamy dressing. Best macaroni salad I have ever had. I always get many requests for recipe. Enjoy!

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Spinach and Orzo Salad
Christine R.

Spinach and Orzo Salad

Orzo pasta is tossed with spinach, red onion, feta cheese, pine nuts, basil, olive oil and balsamic vinegar, creating a delicious, colorful cold salad.

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Broccoli and Tortellini Salad
AFMC

Broccoli and Tortellini Salad

Broccoli keeps very good company in this wonderful salad. There's fresh cheese tortellini, bacon, raisins, sunflower seeds, broccoli florets, red onion, and a sweet and sour mayonnaise dressing tossed in for good measure.

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Awesome Pasta Salad
Irlandes

Awesome Pasta Salad

This pasta salad, made with Provolone, salami, pepperoni, bell peppers, and black olives tossed with fusili pasta and Italian salad dressing, is very easy to make.

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Mom's Best Macaroni Salad
Renee Chase

Mom's Best Macaroni Salad

This is, by far, the best macaroni salad I've ever put into my mouth. It has a perfect blend of sweetness and tartness, and it is so pretty with all of the multi-colored veggies. Be ready for this to disappear before you put it on the table! I have six children, and it is all I can do to keep them from nibbling on it while I'm mixing it up!

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Greek Orzo Salad
Patrice

Greek Orzo Salad

Orzo pasta is tossed with artichoke hearts, cucumber, feta, tomato, olives and a zesty dressing.

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BLT Pasta Salad
Kristy Hopkins

BLT Pasta Salad

This is an easy but flavorful pasta salad that I'm always asked to bring to potlucks. With chunks of onion, tomato, and bacon, smothered in Ranch dressing, it is full of flavor! This salad tastes best if made several hours ahead of time.

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Garden Pasta Salad
L. Gale

Garden Pasta Salad

Plenty of fresh, crunchy carrots, celery, cucumber, green pepper and onions are tossed with tomatoes, zesty Parmesan and cooked pasta and coated with your favorite Italian-style salad dressing. Chill and serve this bright and flavorful salad.

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Spinach and Tortellini Salad
lvich

Spinach and Tortellini Salad

This salad is a snap to make and looks and tastes very Italian. Cheese tortellini are cooked al dente and tossed with spinach, Parmesan cheese, cherry tomatoes, sliced black olives, and a prepared Italian dressing. Great barbecue salad.

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Asian Salad
Juanita Peek

Asian Salad

For a sensational summer salad, toss shredded napa cabbage and sliced green onions with toasted ramen noodles, slivered almonds and sesame seeds.

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Italian Confetti  Pasta Salad
Jeri Mortinson

Italian Confetti Pasta Salad

Tomatoes and basil, fresh from the garden, are tossed with olives, bell peppers, rotini pasta, then dressed with a creamy, piquant blend of mayonnaise, red wine vinegar and garlic. Let the salad chill overnight to bring out the snappy flavors.

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Greek Pasta Salad
Danielle Laroche

Greek Pasta Salad

This pasta dish has all the refreshing flavors of a classic Greek salad with tomatoes, cucumber, olives, and feta cheese.

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Mandarin Chicken Pasta Salad
KATRINP

Mandarin Chicken Pasta Salad

An easy pasta chicken salad showcases Asian flavors with mandarin oranges, fresh ginger, rice vinegar, and sesame oil.

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