Macaroni Dandy Salad

READY IN: 20mins
Recipe by Manda

My mom has been making this salad for years. It is a lighter, more "summery" macaroni salad with a flavor that is quite different from that of traditional macaroni salad. Great for summer BBQs!

Top Review by a g.6182

We've always made this recipe adding 1-2 cans flaked tuna. It makes a complete cold meal for a hot summer day. Try it!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Cook macaroni according to package directions.
  2. Rinse with cold water, drain, and place in large bowl.
  3. In small bowl, mix mayonnaise, lemon juice, sugar, celery seed, salt, and pepper.
  4. Combine with macaroni and remaining ingredients.
  5. Refrigerate at least 2 hours or until serving.
  6. Serve on top of salad greens or from bowl.

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