Southern Macaroni Salad Recipe

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Dolores James Modified: March 24, 2022
Southern Macaroni Salad Recipe

How To Make Southern Macaroni Salad

All the flavors of the deep South are in this traditional macaroni salad recipe, with mayo, tomatoes, celery, eggs, onion, and radish.

Preparation: 15 minutes
Cooking: 15 minutes
Total: 30 minutes

Serves:

Ingredients

  • 16ozelbow macaroni
  • 8ozmayonnaise,such as Hellman’s®
  • 6large eggs,at room temperature
  • 3tomatoes,medium, quartered
  • 3celery stalks,chopped
  • 6ozradishes,diced
  • 1white onion,diced
  • 1tspsalt,or to taste
  • 1tspground black pepper,or to taste
  • 1pinchcelery seed

Instructions

  1. Bring a large pot of lightly salted water to a boil. Cook elbow macaroni in the boiling water for about 10 minutes, stirring occasionally, until tender yet firm to the bite.

  2. Meanwhile, place eggs in another pot and cover with water. Bring to a boil; turn off heat and let sit for 10 minutes. Drain.

  3. Drain cooked macaroni and place back into the pot; add mayonnaise and stir until creamy. Dice boiled eggs and mix into pasta.

  4. Fold in tomatoes, celery, radishes, and onion. Transfer to a big bowl and season with salt, pepper, and celery seed.

Nutrition

  • Calories: 385.04kcal
  • Fat: 21.14g
  • Saturated Fat: 3.70g
  • Trans Fat: 0.01g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 5.58g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 11.36g
  • Carbohydrates: 37.78g
  • Fiber: 2.63g
  • Sugar: 3.30g
  • Protein: 10.37g
  • Cholesterol: 120.45mg
  • Sodium: 410.89mg
  • Calcium: 43.33mg
  • Potassium: 322.38mg
  • Iron: 1.35mg
  • Vitamin A: 66.20µg
  • Vitamin C: 8.87mg
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