Basic Macaroni Salad – elbow macaroni, green pepper, onion, celery, mayonnaise, yellow mustard, and white vinegar give this dish lots of flavor that is sure to be a hit at your summer BBQ!
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Today I have a Basic Macaroni Salad for you. I’ve been making this recipe for years.
I got it from my New Doubleday Cookbook, p. 635; authors, Jean Anderson and Elaine Hanna; publisher, Doubleday, a division of Bantam Doubleday Dell Publishing Group, Inc., an imprint of Random House, Inc.; ISBN 0-385-19577-X.
Other fellow bloggers whip up their own Macaroni Salad! Here’s a look at some favorites…
mirlandraskitchen has her delicious Hawaiian Macaroni Salad, while comfort food from theslowroasteditalian and her Southern Style Macaroni Salad never tasted so good!
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- 1 lb. elbow macaroni
- 1 green pepper cored, seeded and chopped (about 3/4 cup)
- 1 ½ cups chopped celery
- ¾ cup chopped onion
- 1 ¾ cup mayonnaise
- 3 tablespoons white vinegar
- 1 tablespoon bottled yellow mustard
- 1 ½ teaspoons kosher salt
- ¼ teaspoon black pepper
- Prepare the elbow macaroni according to manufacturer's directions.
- Drain and set aside to cool.
- In a large mixing bowl, combine all ingredients.
- Mix well until thoroughly combined.
- Refrigerate for at least two hours before serving.
I rate everything I make on a scale of 1 -4 with 4 being the best and this Basic Macaroni Salad earned 4 rolling pins!
It’s always a winner whenever I make it and never takes too long to disappear.
I also love taking it to pot lucks as well. Every gathering needs a macaroni salad, right?
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