Bring a large stockpot of lightly salted water to a boil over high heat. Cook elbow macaroni according to package directions, adding frozen peas to boiling pasta during the last 5 minutes of cooking. Drain and rinse pasta and peas under cold water until chilled; set aside.
Macaroni salad for a crowd: Check! This large batch of macaroni salad is perfect for potlucks, grill outs, and basically every get-together.
Servings and Ingredients
|1||(16-oz.) pkg. That's Smart! elbow macaroni|
|1||(12-oz.) pkg. That's Smart! frozen sweet peas|
|1 c.||That's Smart! mayonnaise|
|1 tbsp.||That's Smart! yellow mustard|
|Hy-Vee ground black pepper|
|2||(2.25-oz. each) cans That's Smart! sliced black olives, drained|
|½||medium red onion, chopped|
|1||medium red bell pepper, seeded and chopped|
|1||(8-oz.) pkg. Hy-Vee extra sharp Cheddar cheese block, cut into 1/4-inch cubes|
|Fresh parsley, chopped, for garnish|
Things To Grab
- Large stockpot
- Large serving bowl
In a large serving bowl, whisk together mayonnaise and yellow mustard until well combined; season with salt and pepper. Mix in sliced black olives, red onion, bell pepper, extra sharp Cheddar cheese, and cooled pasta and peas. Cover and refrigerate for 2 hours or until chilled. Garnish with fresh parsley, if desired.
Amounts Per Serving
- Total Fat: 11g
- Cholesterol: 15mg
- Sodium: 150mg
- Total Carbohydrates: 16g
- Protein: 5g
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