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    Simple Pasta Salad

    Total Time:

    Prep Time:

    Cook Time:

    22 mins

    10 mins

    12 mins

    evelyn/athens's Note:

    This is a simple recipe, but not plain by any means. It needs to be chilled for atleast 4 hours before serving.

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    Directions:

    1. 1
      Cook pasta until al dente.
    2. 2
      Drain.
    3. 3
      Rinse under cold water until completely cool.
    4. 4
      Drain.
    5. 5
      Combine mayonnaise, pickle juice, garlic and mustard powder and whisk to blend well.
    6. 6
      Put all salad ingredients into a big bowl, pour dressing over and combine well.
    7. 7
      Season to taste.
    8. 8
      Chill several hours before serving.

    Ratings & Reviews:

    • on May 01, 2009

      55

      I've been meaning to review this for more than a year..... People love this pasta salad. the thing that makes it different is that it doesn't use "itlalian dressing"(those are good too). One note: if making a day ahead, don't put in the hard boiled eggs until the morning of the party, or the yolks will completely disintegrate. I have subbed red sweet pepper for the pimento- subbed ready made relish for the chopped pickle every time, and used just a touch of garlic powder in lieu of the real thing. Still turned out great. you'll get lots of compliments with this one.

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    • on April 16, 2006

      55

      This was served with our Easter meal and I used some of the tips the other reviewer placed. Excellant and superb. Wonderful taste to this salad, thanks Evelyn :)

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    • on July 09, 2004

      55

      My Gosh, Girl, this is a great little pasta salad! I used bread and butter pickles, chopped, the juice of the pickles, and omitted the green pepper. Came out lovely! Went really well with bar-b-q'd ribs! Thanks for sharing, evelyn, I'll be making this often. Laudee

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    Nutritional Facts for Simple Pasta Salad

    Serving Size: 1 (194 g)

    Servings Per Recipe: 4

    Amount Per Serving
    % Daily Value
    Calories 641.3
     
    Calories from Fat 154
    24%
    Total Fat 17.1 g
    26%
    Saturated Fat 3.4 g
    17%
    Cholesterol 219.6 mg
    73%
    Sodium 755.8 mg
    31%
    Total Carbohydrate 98.5 g
    32%
    Dietary Fiber 5.1 g
    20%
    Sugars 7.7 g
    30%
    Protein 22.3 g
    44%

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    pickle juice

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