Macaroni Salad Recipe

Looking for an easy Macaroni Salad recipe? Learn how to make Macaroni Salad using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by beecee1963

Makes 12 servings



Substitutes for high-fat mayonnaise and sour cream help give this salad its classic flavor, without the classic fat content.

Recipe Ingredients for Macaroni Salad

8 oz macaroni, kept warm
3/4 cups light mayonnaise
1/4 cups light sour cream
3 tbsp sweet pickle relish
1 medium sweet red pepper(s), diced
1 medium green pepper(s), diced
12 grape tomatoes
1/4 cups onions, minced
1/8 tsp salt
1/8 tsp black pepper

Recipe Directions for Macaroni Salad

  1. While macaroni is still warm, place in a large bowl. Add mayonnaise, sour cream and relish; toss to coat. Add peppers, carrot and onion; toss to combine. Season to taste with salt and pepper.

  2. Serve warm or chilled. Yields about 1/2 cup per serving.

Categories

Pasta, Vegetables, Side Dish, Advance

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 187.5g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
171
Calories from Fat
59
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
6.5g
10%
Saturated Fat
1.4g
7%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
6mg
2%
Sodium
169mg
7%
Potassium
385mg
11%
Total Carbohydrates
25.2g
8%
Dietary Fiber
2.6g
10%
Sugars
6.5g
Protein
4.1g
Vitamin A 30% Vitamin C 61%
Calcium 3% Iron 6%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
B+
  Good points
  • Low in cholesterol
  • High in selenium
  • High in vitamin A
  • Very high in vitamin C
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