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Classic Macaroni Salad Recipe The Best Simple and Easy Sweet Amish Macaroni Salad My Farmhouse Table

Classic Macaroni Salad Recipe

This Classic Macaroni Salad Recipe is the best simple and easy pasta salad recipe. Perfect for summer grilling and potlucks.

Course Salad, Side Dish
Cuisine American
Prep Time 10 minutes
Chill Time 1 hour
Total Time 1 hour 10 minutes
Servings 12
Author My Farmhouse Table


  • 1 cup Mayonnaise
  • 1/4 cup Sugar
  • 1 Tbsp Yellow Mustard
  • 1 Tbsp Pickle Relish
  • 1/2 Tbsp Apple Cider Vinegar
  • 1/2 tsp Celery Seed
  • 1/8 tsp Salt
  • Paprika, to taste
  • 1/2 lb Salad Macaroni, cooked and cooled
  • 2 Hard Boiled Eggs, chopped
  • 1/2 Small Onion, diced
  • 1-2 Celery Ribs, diced
  • 1/2 Small Red Pepper, seeded and diced


  1. Mix together mayonnaise, sugar, yellow mustard, pickle relish, vinegar, celery seed, salt, and paprika.

  2. Add to dressing; cooked macaroni, eggs, onion, celery, and sweet pepper. Stir to combine.

  3. Refrigerate at least one hour, but the longer it sits the better it gets.

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