Video: How to Make Macaroni Salad -

Video: How to Make Macaroni Salad

This classic macaroni salad recipe is the ideal side for picnics and barbeques.

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Classic macaroni salad is the perfect side dish for picnics, barbeques, and summer gatherings. We’ll show you how to make a creamy macaroni salad using elbow macaroni, a generous amount of mayonnaise, some tangy Dijon, and a bit of vinegar, plus red onions, thinly sliced celery, some peppers, salt, and a little bit of sugar. Make it in advance to let the flavors blend together before unveiling it at your next barbeque!

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Apr. 22, 2015 12:36 pm
Please print recipe.
Jan. 13, 2015 7:13 am
If you chill the pasta thoroughly before you add the rest of the ingredients, it will not absorb as much of the mayo.
Dec. 20, 2014 6:41 am
Needs more mayo. As it sits the macaroni will absorb the mayo. Also good with some sweet pickle relish.
Jul. 16, 2014 12:06 pm
I have never seen a Macaroni salad using cucumber. I use it all the time. Remove the seeds. It makes the salad taste so fresh and clean. Use as much as you prefer. Chop it as you like. It stays quite well in the salad for a few days time.
Mar. 11, 2014 3:35 am
Oct. 7, 2012 1:12 pm
Where is the actual printable recipe?
Aug. 7, 2012 1:54 pm
She is right about cooling the macaroni. It will be cool enough staying in the frig while chopping up all the ingredients to add (except the mayonaise). Just add the ingredients and 1/2 of the mayonaise. Let the salad stay in the fridge until ready to serve. Cooking the night before realy blends the flavors. The macaroni will be firmer when the mayonaise is cut down. Right before serving add the rest of the mayonaise for it's moisture.
Jul. 18, 2012 1:16 pm
For those who want the recipe, just view it one more time and write down the ingredients. Takes another two minutes and you have it.
Jul. 17, 2012 2:35 pm
Where is the recipe for this? Please print it for us.
Jul. 16, 2012 8:49 am
Are you saying you want me to change my name? Not sure what you want.
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