9 Amazing Pasta Salad Recipes the Kids Will Love
Instead of serving hot pasta on a sunny, summer day, try making a pasta salad. These salads, served cold, are perfect side dishes for any summer barbecue.
Hawaiian Macaroni Salad
Photo courtesy of the recipe critic
This 15-minute recipe is as simple as cooking the pasta, draining it, then tossing all the ingredients on top! Plus, the pineapple adds an extra dose of sweetness that’ll have the kids asking for seconds.
Full recipe at: The Recipe Critic
Caprese Pasta Salad
Photo courtesy of pip and debby
Top this easy recipe off with fresh tomatoes, basil and mozzarella cheese pearls for a colorful and yummy dish.
Full recipe at: Pip and Debby
Cilantro Lime Southwestern Pasta Salad
Photo courtesy of mom on timeout
Host a summer fiesta with this delicious cilantro lime pasta salad. Don’t forget the tortilla chips!
Full recipe at: Mom on Timeout
BLT Pasta Salad
Photo courtesy of swanky recipes
Combine macaroni salad with a sandwich classic: bacon, lettuce and tomato.
Full recipe at: Swanky Recipes
Strawberry Caprese Pasta Salad
Photo courtesy of gimme some oven
This five-ingredient salad only takes 15 minutes to make! Double up on the strawberries for an extra fruity flavor.
Full recipe at: Gimme Some Oven
Spinach Artichoke Pasta Salad
Photo courtesy of spend with pennies
Why not combine your favorite dip with pasta? The nutrient rich, iron-packed spinach makes it a super healthy option.
Full recipe at: Spend with Pennies
Italian Tortellini Salad
Photo courtesy of delightful made
Use tortellini to add some extra cheesy flavor to your salad. Sprinkle parmesan cheese on top to compliment the flavor of the tortellini pasta.
Full recipe at: Delightful Made
Buttermilk Crab Pasta Salad
Photo courtesy of rose bakes
Add some seafood to your side dish for an extra summery twist. This refreshing salad is perfect to enjoy while hanging out by the shore.
Full recipe at: Rose Bakes
Lemon Pasta Salad
Photo courtesy of create by diane
Zesty lemon gives this pasta salad its flavor and adds an eye-catching garnish on top of a perfect dish.
Full recipe at: Created By Diane
More Like This: