Classic Macaroni Salad

TOTAL TIME: 20 min
Prep: 20 min
Inactive Prep: --
Cook: --
 
YIELD: 6 servings
LEVEL: Easy

ingredients

DRESSING:
  • 1/2 cup mayonnaise
  • 2 tablespoons sour cream
  • 1 tablespoon Dijon mustard
  • 1 tablespoon sherry vinegar
  • 2 teaspoons sugar
  • Kosher salt and freshly cracked black pepper
    PASTA:
    • 1/2-pound macaroni pasta, cooked and rinsed (about 4 cups cooked)
    • 1 tablespoon roughly chopped fresh dill
    • 2 large stalks celery, diced
    • 1 small red bell pepper, seeded and diced
    • 1/2 small red onion, diced and rinsed in cold water
    • Kosher salt and freshly cracked black pepper
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    Directions

    For the dressing: Whisk the mayonnaise, sour cream, mustard, vinegar and sugar together in a small bowl or glass measuring cup. Season with salt and pepper.

    For the pasta: In a large mixing bowl, combine the macaroni, dill, celery, bell pepper and red onion. Drizzle the dressing over the salad and toss to combine. Season with salt and pepper. Serve immediately or keep up to 2 days in the refrigerator until ready to serve.

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    • on July 27, 2014

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      Best macaroni salad recipe! Loved the sherry vinegar flavor. Followed recipe exactly but next time will add frozen peas or maybe artichokes . Everyone loved it!

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    • on October 15, 2013

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      This was amazing...my family loved it...even my picky eater.

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    • on August 01, 2013

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      very tasty. I like that you put 1 small red pepper in it. :

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