Best Ever Macaroni Salad

Introduction: Best Ever Macaroni Salad

About: I’m a self-trained cook, cooking (and blogging about it!) for myself and my husband in our condo. Cue the cozy domesticity!

This delicious macaroni salad isn't your sad buffet salad; it's fresh, full of flavour, and free of the preservatives that you find in store-bought macaroni salad.

It's easy to toss together, and once chilled, is perfect to serve at a BBQ or that Sunday dinner with the fam!

Step 1: Get Your Ingredients Ready

Let's get to making some macaroni salad!

You'll need the following ingredients.


  • 3 c. cooked macaroni
  • 1 c. mayo
  • 1/4 tsp. nutritional yeast
  • 1/4 tsp. onion powder
  • 1 tsp. dried onion
  • 1/4 tsp. garlic powder
  • 1/2 tsp. smoked paprika
  • 1 tbsp. balsamic vinegar
  • 1/2 c. chopped red and green peppers (or two tbsp. chopped dried red and green peppers)
  • 1 tsp. dried parsley
  • 1 tsp. mustard powder
  • 1 tbsp. chopped green onion (optional)
  • salt and pepper to taste

Step 2: Place in Bowl...and Mix!

What the title says: put all the ingredients in a bowl, and mix!

Step 3: Chill and Serve!

Chill the salad for at least two hours, and then serve! It's deeeeelicious!

For more easy recipes like this, check out my blog!

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