Creamy Pasta Salad Recipe
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This Creamy Pasta Salad Recipe is perfectly spiced and matched with other vegetables for a nice creamy combination.

The dressing is rich, thick and creamy.

This is a great creamy salad recipe for those Summer BBQs or family gatherings.

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Creamy Pasta Recipe Ingredients:

  • 1 cup (240 ml) elbow pasta
  • 1/2 sweet pepper (I used green - but red would be more colourful)
  • 1/4 sweet onion
  • 1 stalk celery
  • 1/2 cup (120 ml) mayonnaise
  • 1 tsp (5 ml) dried OR fresh parsley
  • 1 tsp (5 ml) Pepper blend spice
  • 1 tsp (5 ml) salt (OR to taste)

Boil the pasta according to the package instructions.

Drain and immediately hold under cold running water - allow to drain completely.

Put drained pasta into a medium sized bowl.

Dice up the 1/2 sweet pepper.

Add the diced pepper to the recipe bowl.

Dice up the sweet onion and add this to the recipe bowl.

Dice up the celery stalk and add this to the recipe bowl.

Add the spices to the recipe bowl.

Add the mayonnaise and stir to blend all the ingredients together and to create the creamy sauce. Cover and refrigerate til serving.

Taste test and adjust the spices.

Recipe Yield: This recipe for Creamy Pasta Salad serves 6.

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