Salmon Pasta Salad Recipe

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


Submitted by dixiejunebug

Makes 4 servings



A light refreshing meal that is healthy for you.

Recipe Ingredients for Salmon Pasta Salad


Ingredients:
4 cups cooked macaroni
12 ounces cooked salmon, chopped
1 cup chopped cucumber
1/3 cup chopped red onion
3 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
1 tablespoon olive oil
1/4 teaspoon salt
1/8 teaspoon black pepper
2 cups cherry tomatoes, halved
1/4 cup sweet pickles, chopped

Recipe Directions for Salmon Pasta Salad

  1. Cook pasta according to package directions; drain. Rinse with cold water; drain again. In a medium bowl combine drained pasta, salmon, cucumber, red onion and pickles.

  2. For vinaigrette, in a small bowl combine lemon juice, olive oil, salt, and pepper. Whisk together. Pour over pasta mixture. Toss gently to coat. Add tomatoes. Toss gently. Serve immediately or cover and chill up to 24 hours. Serve on top lettuce with fresh lemon, if desired.

  3. Note: Canned slamon,Cooked smoked salmon or smoked turkey breast may be substituted for cooked salmon

Categories

Fish, Main Dish, Salads, Side Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 304.1g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
542
Calories from Fat
139
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
15.4g
24%
Saturated Fat
2.9g
14%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
54mg
18%
Sodium
326mg
14%
Potassium
760mg
22%
Total Carbohydrates
68.7g
23%
Dietary Fiber
4.1g
16%
Sugars
5.4g
Protein
30.8g
Vitamin A 14% Vitamin C 32%
Calcium 5% Iron 19%
* 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
A-
  Good points
  • High in niacin
  • Very high in selenium
  • High in thiamin
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