Backyard Macaroni Salad

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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 6
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 98.7
  • Total Fat: 0.5 g
  • Cholesterol: 0.0 mg
  • Sodium: 0.7 mg
  • Total Carbs: 19.8 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 0.9 g
  • Protein: 3.3 g

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By Joanna Lund By Joanna Lund
Number of Servings: 6


    3/4 cup Hellmans Light Mayonnaise
    1/4 cup chopped pimento, drained (1 2oz jar)
    1/4 cup chopped onion
    1/4 cup sweet pickle relish
    1 teaspoon prepared mustard
    1/8 teaspoon black pepper
    3 cups cold cooked macaroni, rinsed and drained
    sugar substitute to equal 1 T sugar


In a large bowl, combine mayonnaise, pimento, onion, pickle relish. sugar substitute, mustard, and black pepper. Add macaroni. Mix well to combine. Cover and refridgerate for at least 30 min. Gently stir again just before serving.
128 cal, 0 gm fat, 4 gm protein, 28 gm Carbohydrates, 432 mg Sodium, 10 mg Calcium, 1 gm fiber

Number of Servings: 6

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  • Very Good
    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
    I do a less lo-cal version of this. I add cubed cheese, cubed ham or chicken, and some peas. No need to add a lot. Even a little adds color and extra taste. Keep the cubes small. It adds protein and makes it a meal rather than a side dish. At a family event I had dishes of these to add. - 7/10/12

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  • Looks good. And you've got some great reviews so I'm trying it tonite. - 6/20/12

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  • Incredible!
    I am making this with Barilla whole wheat Rotini, and my own homemade extra virgin olive oil mayo, and taking it to my cousin's house for a dinner there. Thanks for sharing this lovely recipe. :) - 3/10/12

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  • I'm a little confused. One nutrition guide for this recipe states only 98 mg sodium and the other one states 432 mg. Which one is correct? I have to watch my sodium intake. - 2/19/12

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  • Incredible!
    My family loved this salad. - 8/21/11

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