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Summertime Macaroni salad

Step 1: Add macaroni and water to the insert pot of the instant pot

 Step 2:  Close lid and seal valve on your Instant Pot.

Step 3:  Set to high pressure, 6 minutes in manual mode.

Step 4:  When it’s done, do a quick release.

Step 5:  Pour the cooked pasta into a strainer and run pasta under cold water. This will help keep the pasta from sticking to each other

Step 6:  Turn off the cold water and allow the water to drip from the pasta

Step 7:  Once all water is gone, place the pasta into a large mixing bowl

Step 8: Combine the chopped eggs, bell pepper, carrots, celery and red onion. Set aside

Step 9: In a medium bowl, mix till combined the dressing ingredients

Step 10:  Pour the dressing over the pasta and mix until combined

Step 11: Add chopped green onions on top

Enjoy!

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Summertime Macaroni salad

Summertime Macaroni salad
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Additional Time 1 minute
Total Time 16 minutes

Ingredients

  • 1 lb elbow macaroni
  • 2 C cold water
  • 3 hard boiled eggs, peeled and chopped
  • 1 C red bell pepper, chopped
  • 1 C carrots, chopped
  • 3/4 C celery, chopped
  • 1/4 C red onion, chopped
  • Green onions for topping
  • Dressing ingredients :
  • 1/2 C fat free mayo
  • 1/2 C fat free greek yogurt
  • 1 1/2 tbsp white wine vinegar
  • 2 tsp dijon mustard
  • 2 tsp all natural honey
  • salt and pepper to taste

Instructions

    1. Add macaroni and water to the insert pot of the instant pot
    2. Close lid and seal valve on your Instant Pot.
    3. Set to high pressure, 6 minutes in manual mode.
    4. When it's done, do a quick release.
    5. Pour the cooked pasta into a strainer and run pasta under cold water. This will help keep the pasta from sticking to each other
    6. Turn off the cold water and allow the water to drip from the past Once all water is gone, place the pasta into a large mixing bowl
    7. Combine the chopped eggs, bell pepper, carrots, celery and red onion. Set aside
    8. In a medium bowl, mix till combined the dressing ingredients
    9. Pour the dressing over the pasta and mix until combined
    10. Add chopped green onions on top

      Enjoy!