Keto Macaroni Salad
Keto Macaroni salad is a creamy version of the classic mac salad with shirataki noodles and crisp vegetables dressed in a light mayonnaise dressing. The perfect side dish for your next potluck, BBQ or picnic gathering.
This keto macaroni salad is a go to side dish especially in the summer. It’s the perfect potluck recipe – just like my antipasto salad and keto berry trifle, it gets gobbled up by everyone – even those who aren’t keto!
Use your favorite keto noodles to create this easy pasta salad recipe. Combine crunchy vegetables like bell pepper, onion and celery along with a creamy, tangy dressing that soaks into the noodles for delicious flavor in every bite!
How to make keto macaroni salad
- Prepare your keto pasta according to package instructions.
- Mix the salad dressing. Let sit to give the flavors time to come together while you work on the vegetables.
- Chop, dice and mince the vegetables.
- Toss to coat. Combine the pasta with the vegetables and salad dressing.
- Keto pasta noodles – From lupin pasta to shirataki noodles there are many different keto noodle options to choose from. I give a few of my favorites down below.
- Bell Pepper – Adds crunch and color to your macaroni salad
- Red onion – For crunch, color and a little zing
- Mayonnaise based dressing – Apple cider vinegar, dijon mustard, lemon and monkfruit are added to mayonnaise and sour cream to produce the tangy and sweet dressing perfect for the mac salad.
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Keto Macaroni Salad Ingredients
- 8 oz keto macaroni noodles
- ½ cup mayonnaise
- 3 tablespoon sour cream
- 1 ½ tablespoon apple cider vinegar
- 1 tablespoon dijon mustard
- Juice from ½ lemon
- 1 ½ teaspoon sugar free sweetener
- 1 cup diced celery
- ¼ cup diced red onion
- ¼ cup diced green bell pepper
- ¼ cup quartered grape tomatoes
- 1 tablespoon minced parsley
Keto Macaroni Salad Directions
Prepare the noodles
Prepare Miracle Noodle ziti according to the package directions. Let cool.
Mix in a small bowl
In a small bowl, mix together mayonnaise, sour cream, apple cider vinegar, mustard, salt, monkfruit, and lemon juice. Set aside.
Finish a large bowl
In a large bowl, add Miracle Noodle ziti, celery, red onion, bell pepper, tomatoes and parsley. Mix in the dressing. Stir to combine.