Yummy macaroni salad is tasty and delicious food that you cannot resist the moment it is been sighted, macaroni is a dry narrow shape pasta that looks like a tube. The curve macaroni is commonly called elbow macaroni; basically, it is a staple food that is widely eaten all over the world.
Similarly, macaroni pasta is also enriching with nutrient that is being added back like iron and vitamin B, hence pasta is high in calories with low fiber. But yummy macaroni salad is a power pack meal as a result of the combination of different vegetables that aids proper functioning of the body.
Furthermore, this nutritious food can be eaten as a whole meal, as a side dish, and as a dessert depending on what is been serve with. When it comes to parties and weddings in Nigeria salad is a food you must find among such gathering, meanwhile what now differentiates all the salad find in such places is the yummy macaroni used in preparing your salad.
Recipe for yummy macaroni salad
- 1 pack macaroni
- 2 medium size Red peppers
- 1 medium size onion
- 2 medium size sweet pickles
- 4 boiled eggs
- Homemade base mayo for dressing
- Olive oil
Best Salad Dressing Recipe
- 1 cup mayonnaise
- 1 table spoon granulated sugar
- Pinch of salt to taste
- ¼ teaspoon ground black pepper
- 3 tablespoon sweet pickle juice
However, you may decide to make some adjustment either by adding or removing any ingredient not suitable for you, some prefer tomatoes and spring onions. Certainly this recipe is my best which I strongly suggest you should attempt when next you invite a guest.
Above all, the salad dressing in this recipe is what makes it different from all other dressing you have come across in parties or weddings. Consequently the yummy creamy salad dressing that is well coated with the macaroni and other ingredients cannot be over look is like a wow!
Method of Preparation.
Firstly, get a clean pot, pour your macaroni pasta into the pot, add 2 spoons of olive oil and water then boil until well cooked, remove from fire pour out the water and rinse very well then allow draining in a sieve.
Secondly, wash your celery, onions, red pepper, and sweet pickles and dices all ingredient separately in a bowl in the same vein mix all ingredients thoroughly and keep aside.
On the other hand boil your eggs, remove the shell and dice also into a bowl.
Salad dressing is very essential and need to be properly dressed, mix mayonnaise cream and sugar thoroughly until smooth then add your sweet pickle juice, black pepper, and pinch of salt to taste ensure all mixture is well puree as it forms a creamy paste.
Finally in a big bowl pour all ingredient together (the macaroni, salad, eggs and mayonnaise) and mix very well that is to say all ingredient are properly mix in the right proportion.
It can be refrigerated but not for too long before serving.
Best serve with chicken wigs or laps
Enjoy your yummy macaroni salad.