Secret Pasta Salad

READY IN: 20mins
Recipe by True Texas

I clipped this salad recipe from a magazine either "Womans Day" or "Family Circle" in the 80's.

Top Review by Marlene.

I thought this was a very good pasta salad. I love the ingredients , but I think next time (and oh you bet, I'll make it again) I think I'll just stick with an Italian dressing. Not sure what it is , can't put my finger on it , but I think it's the canned milk. It just doesn't quite do it for me but , like I said , I love the ingredients to the salad itself , so it will be made again! Thanks so much for posting!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Prepare macaroni according to package directions. Drain.
  2. Combine all ingredients and toss with Top Secret Dressing.
  3. Cover and chill. (stuff into tomatoes if desired.
  4. Top Secret Dressing:.
  5. 1/2 cup Evaporated Milk, undilluted.
  6. 2 to 3 T. vinegar.
  7. 2 T. Parmesan cheese, grated.
  8. 1/2 cup salad oil.
  9. 2 teaspoons Italian seasoning
  10. 1 teaspoons garlic salt (can use little more).
  11. Combine all ingredients in a jar. Cover and Sake well. chill.

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