15 Picnic-Perfect Pasta Salad Recipes
Pasta Salad with Herbs, Green Beans and Feta - This delicious and healthy salad is full of flavors such as chives, oregano, basil, feta cheese, olives and so much more.
Fruity Pasta Salad with Lemon Poppy Seed Dressing - This could be a great side dish for a big family gathering or a desert, just add pears, strawberries, pasta and much more.
Ranch Pasta Salad - A filling salad with spiral pasta, pea, ham, and cheddar cheese.
Pasta Salad with Shrimp and Basil - Ripe plum tomatoes and aromatic basil accent fresh shrimp. Farfalle, radiatore, rotini, or any other short, small pasta works well in place of seashells.
Dill Pasta Salad - This pasta salad is great for picnics or just a light dinner. You might want to double the recipe; I usually do for my family of 4 if we want some left over.
Greek Pasta Salad - With feta, macaroni, and pepperoni sausage, this is a great make-ahead pasta salad!
Pasta Salad with Tomato and Basil - A light and fresh pasta salad, perfect for a hot summer afternoon.
Chili Pasta Salad - This is a cold salad with a bit of zip! Can easily be a main dish for a light lunch. Serve on lettuce leaves if desired.
Pasta Salad with Salmon and Green Beans - This entrée-style pasta salad features a light sauce of lemon, dill, and yogurt.
Pasta and Fruit Salad - This is a fun summer salad when fresh fruit is in season and there are always picnics to go to!