For your next potluck or picnic, whip up a big bowl of macaroni salad. With so many ways to make it, there's no need to make the same dish twice. Switch it up with Italian pesto, shrimp, deviled eggs, fried chicken, and more! We've put together our favorite macaroni salad recipes just for you!
If you have time, try DIY pesto! Combine 2 cups fresh basil, 1/4 cup toasted pine nuts, 1/4 cup grated Parmesan cheese, 3 Tbsp. olive oil, 2 Tbsp. water, 1 clove garlic, and 1/2 tsp. each salt and black pepper. Process or blend until desired consistency.
Salsa taquera is traditional-style Mexican salsa with a thin consistency and slightly smoky flavor. Find it at Mexican markets or in the Mexican section of the grocery store. If you prefer, you can substitute your favorite salsa.
This crab pasta salad recipe makes a perfect warm-weather lunch or dinner. It tastes just like the refreshing chilled tomato soup thanks to the easy spicy tomato dressing that coats every bite of the crab pasta recipe.