​Quick Macaroni Pasta Salad Recipe With Creamy Avocado Dressing by Food Lion

​Quick Macaroni Pasta Salad Recipe With Creamy Avocado Dressing

Pasta salads are always a hit as a side dish or light lunch. This easy pasta salad recipe has a creamy dressing made with avocado. Delicious!

You can serve this creamy pasta salad at room temperature or chill if you'd prefer it cold. Store leftovers in an airtight container in the refrigerator.

Cuisine: American
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 20 minutes
Servings: 4 to 6


Here's how to make it: 

  1. Cook macaroni in salted water according to package directions. Drain and set aside to cool.
  2. In a large bowl, combine avocado, yogurt and mayonnaise until smooth and creamy. Stir garlic powder, celery salt, green onion, chopped walnuts and parsley into the creamy avocado mixture.
  3. Add hot sauce (if desired), and season with salt and pepper, to taste. Stir in cooked macaroni, thoroughly mixing to coat every noodle. Serve immediately.

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Elbow Macaroni $1 & Up
Mayonnaise $3 & Up
Garlic Powder $3 & Up
Celery Salt $3 & Up
Walnuts $3 & Up
Hot Sauce $2 & Up

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Elisa Schmitz
I love that there's Greek yogurt in this recipe. Great idea! #yum
Pasta and avocado go really well together...
Pasta salad is a dish everyone can agree on and this one is something special!

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