One of my favorite side dishes to make is a pasta salad! These are perfect for making for a side dish at home, an appetizer and they are PERFECT to bring to potlucks. Summer is only a month away which means there will be lots of fun activities happening where you may want to make up a quick dish to bring.
Below you will find some of the Best Pasta Salad Recipes…
Asparagus Tortellini Pasta Salad
A taste of summer is what Asparagus Tortellini Pasta Salad brings to the table. Loaded with deliciousness this side dish is ideal for grilling or parties.
Easy Summer Italian Pasta Salad
This easy summer Italian Pasta Salad recipe is fresh and flavorful– Whether for a picnic or potluck, it’s sure to be a crowd pleaser!
Traditional Macaroni Salad
You can’t go wrong with a classic traditional macaroni salad. It has celery, bell pepper, onion, carrots and more for a dish that everyone will be putting on their plate.
Rainbow Pasta Salad
They say to eat a rainbow of vegetables! This pasta Rainbow Pasta Salad is perfect for those looking for a salad that is colorful with lots of flavor!
The flavors in this salad are so tangy and refreshing – just perfect for the heat! This Mediterranean Salad recipe with Sun-Dried Tomato Vinaigrette uses common ingredients and is super easy to throw together in just minutes.
Pizza Pasta Salad
If you love the flavors in pizza you are going to love this Pizza Pasta Salad. You make this dish with your favorite pasta, red onion, red pepper, green pepper, black olives, mini pepperoni and a couple different cheeses!
Bacon Ranch Chicken Salad
This Bacon Ranch Chicken Salad is perfect for those wanting a pasta salad with some protein and veggies! This is a side dish that is good any time of the year!
Summer Pasta Salad
This Summer Pasta Salad is easy to make and full of flavor making it perfect for your next potluck. This recipe is great for those that love pasta with a little Balsamic Vinaigrette.
Mexican Pasta Salad
Want to put a twist on pasta salad? Try this Mexican Pasta Salad with Creamy Chipotle Lime Dressing! This multi-colored pasta and bold southwest flavors makes this this an awesome summer side dish.
More Pasta Salad Recipes:
- Bacon And Cheese Southwestern Pasta Salad
- Potluck Spaghetti Salad
- Easy Caprese Pasta Salad
- Tortellini Caprese Salad
- BLT Pasta Salad
- Easy Greek Pasta Salad
- Ranch and Bacon Pasta Salad
- Parmesan Chicken Pasta Salad
- Tuna Pasta Salad
- Italian Ham Pasta Salad
- Zesty Summer Pasta Salad
- BBQ Bacon Ranch Pasta Salad
I love pasta salad so much! These are all such yummy recipes to consider for the warmer months.
Thank you for all the great ideas. Our weekly menu was getting drab and boring so perfect timing and I see some great ideas!
The summer pasta salad looks very similar to my dad’s famous pasta salad. He taught my kids his secrets before he passed away.
Jocelyn @ Hip Mama's Place says
I love pasta salad and I have a go to recipe that I make for family and guests every time we have a summer get together!
Dawn Lopez says
Yummy time! Thanks so much for including one of my recipes, too! This is such a delish collection! Can’t wait to try some!
These salads are so perfect for summer! My family loves pasta salad! I will try some of these recipes!
Annemarie LeBlanc says
I would go for a big bowl of the classic macaroni salad! I would also like to try that pizza pasta salad. Looks so good!
Celebrate Woman Today says
So many salads, so many possibilities. Great list for summer entertainment.
Ruth I says
We love pasta dishes. Thank you for this list of recipe that I could try.
So many great options for pasta salad recipes! I look forward to trying each and every one!
I really enjoy pasta salad. I want to perfect a summer salad and out of 21 some of these I would love to recreate.