Pasta Salad

Pasta salad is a perfect light meal. From Italian pasta salad to combinations with chicken or pesto, these easy recipes all include a flavorful pasta salad dressing.

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Italian Basil, Tomato, and Pasta Salad

Midwest Living

This fresh side salad recipe, perfect for a potluck or cookout, uses lots of basil. Make it when basil is in full supply, in the garden or at the market, during the height of summer.

Fruity Pasta Salad

Midwest Living

Save last-minute preparation time by hulling and quartering the strawberries ahead; store them in a separate container. For the salad, choose a white or clear poppy seed dressing to show off fresh colors.

Southwestern Pasta Salad

Betty Crocker

What's the secret to this delicious pasta salad? Using jarred salsa in the dressing makes it flavorful and simple to prepare.

Total: 2 hrs 20 mins

A-B-C Pasta Salad


Since you cook the noodles and veggies at the same time, this vitamin Apacked side is good to go in 15 minutes. Take extra dressing to the picnic in case the pasta dries out.

Chicken-Thyme-Penne Salad

Betty Crocker

It's "thyme" for chicken salad! Make this crunchy and flavor-packed salad a day ahead for a super time-saver.

Total: 4 hrs 25 mins

Turkey Chutney Pasta Salad

Betty Crocker

Prize-Winning Recipe 2009! Savor the perfect balance of exciting flavors in this quick-and-easy pasta creation.

Total: 25 mins

Seared Tuna Pasta Salad

Diabetic Living
Total: 40 mins
Total: 15 mins

Ultimate Chicken-Pasta Salad

Betty Crocker

Brunch, box lunch or brown bag? Here's a tasty chicken salad you have to try.

Total: 2 hrs 30 mins

Minestrone Pasta Salad

Betty Crocker

This traditional beans-and-pasta dish is on the table in only 20 minutes. Now that's quick!

Total: 21 mins

Caribbean Jerk Chicken & Pasta Salad

Betty Crocker

Prize-Winning Recipe 2009! Pineapple, ginger and lime make this tropical salad dance on your tastebuds!

Total: 1 hr 25 mins

Confetti Spaghetti Salad

Betty Crocker

From Betty's Soul Food Collection... Toss together a five-ingredient delicious and colorful salad in minutes.

Total: 1 hr 25 mins

Greek Pasta Salad

Midwest Living

The fresh herbs, vegetables, and olives that characterize Greek cuisine are tossed with pasta in this sprightly salad recipe. Feta cheese gives it a tangy finish.

Lemon-Basil Chicken-Pasta Salad

Betty Crocker

Try this chicken and pasta salad recipe from Betty Crocker.

Total: 1 hr 25 mins

Angel Hair Pasta Salad

Midwest Living

Loaded with vegetables, this pasta side salad recipe makes enough to take to a potluck or party.

Spicy Lobster-Noodle Salad

Food & Wine

This cellophane-noodle salad, with creamy avocados, crunchy peanuts, and a chile-honey dressing, is an excellent showcase for Caribbean spiny lobsters. Also known as rock lobsters, they are sweet but can be slightly dense. This recipe uses Maine lobsters; they're more tender than spiny lobsters -- and just as delicious.

Total: 1 hr 15 mins
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