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8 Healthy Recipes for Easy Macaroni Salad

By: Brittany Peterson, Editor,
8 Healthy Recipes for Easy Macaroni Salad

Rich and creamy, easy macaroni salad recipes combine everything you love about comfort food in one bowl. Traditional macaroni salad usually pairs tender noodles with crunchy vegetables that are doused in a smooth mayonnaise dressing. However, this macaroni salad recipe is very unhealthy, as its ingredients contain extra carbs, sugars, and fats in every bite. But as this fantastic list of 8 Healthy Recipes for Easy Macaroni Salad proves, macaroni salad isn't inherently bad for you. It all depends on how you make this easy recipe.

If you're wondering how to make macaroni salad, you should know that you have an abundance of options. You can make classic macaroni salad or tuna macaroni salad; you can also stir up a creative macaroni salad, such as the Bacon and Avocado Macaroni Salad that is listed below. When it comes to macaroni salad recipes, the possibilities are endless. Each salad is like a lovely pasta canvas that you toss healthy ingredients at. As long as you have the right combination of healthy macaroni salad ingredients, you'll have the perfect side dish for your next party.

We've complied this list of 8 Healthy Recipes for Easy Macaroni Salad that we know you'll love. These recipes are the best healthy macaroni salad recipes that we have on FaveHealthyRecipes, so we're not holding anything back. You won't be disappointed—especially when your easy macaroni salad is the star of the party.



Healthy Recipes for Easy Macaroni Salad


8 Healthy Recipes for Easy Macaroni Salad

Table of Contents

Macaroni Salads with Less Than 10 Ingredients

Summer-Favorite Macaroni Salads


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Macaroni Salads with Less Than 10 Ingredients

8 Healthy Recipes for Easy Macaroni Salad8 Healthy Recipes for Easy Macaroni Salad

Tuna Pea Macaroni Salad -  Adding tuna to the macaroni party, this recipe transforms traditional macaroni salad into a delicious and nutritious entree.

Hellmann's Macaroni Salad - This macaroni salad is one of the simplest to make in this list because its recipe only calls for 6 ingredients.

Macaroni Salad with Fresh Tomatoes, Basil, and Feta - (pictured above, right) Italy couldn't be closer when you're eating this Italian-style macaroni salad.

Picnic-Perfect Macaroni Salad - (pictured above, left) This tasty macaroni salad pairs well with grilled food.



Summer-Favorite Macaroni Salads

8 Healthy Recipes for Easy Macaroni Salad8 Healthy Recipes for Easy Macaroni Salad

Super Simple Macaroni Salad - This calorie-busting macaroni salad uses your choice of sugar substitute instead of regular sugar.

Bacon and Avacado Macaroni Salad - (pictured above, left) Avocados make this recipe creamier than most macaroni salad recipes.

Honey Dijon Macaroni Salad - (pictured above, right) Turn your party up a notch with this sweet and spicy macaroni salad. It's chock full of flavor—and vegetables, too. 

Low-Fat Summer Macaroni Salad - Try this low-fat recipe during swimsuit season to keep you and your friends happy and healthy.



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