It’s the season for pasta salad recipes – summer celebrations are in full swing! If your calendar is like mine, it seems every weekend we have a fun get-together to attend. Birthday parties, pool parties, homeschool park days, holidays – whew!
20 Pasta Salad Recipes For Potluck Get-Togethers
And, to make those get-togethers more fun and less stressful for everyone, they’re potluck. Oh how I love potluck! Minimal planning, lots of variety, and I only have to take one dish! I often go for pasta salad recipes because they’re so versatile and pretty easy to make.
I like to get creative with my pasta salad dishes. Many times I’ll make something we’ve never had before. Or, even better, I’ll take a dish that my kids wouldn’t eat at home because I know I’ll get to enjoy something new and yummy, while the attending crowd will help me finish it off.
There are SO many combinations and flavors you can use with pasta salad recipes – sweet and tangy, hot and spicy, savory and meaty. The sky is the limit.
Check out the 20 pasta salad recipes below and be inspired!
Tortellini Pesto Pasta Salad – Amanda’s Cookin’
BLT Pasta Salad – Swanky Recipes
Classic Tuna Macaroni Salad – Tastes of Lizzy T
Mediterranean Pasta Salad – Confetti Kitchen
Avocado Cilantro Pasta Salad – Love Bakes Good Cakes
Creamy Pesto Pasta Salad – Domestic Super Hero
Best Pasta Salad Recipe Ever – Happiness is Homemade
Bacon Ranch Pasta Salad – Who Needs a Cape?
Mango Pasta Salad – A Dash of Sanity
Parmesan Pasta Salad with Broccoli – My Crazy Good Life
Bacon Crab Pasta Salad – Dizzy Busy and Hungry
Very Veggie Pasta Salad – Becky’s Best Bites
Italian Pasta Salad – A Cultivated Nest
Sausage and Tortellini Pasta Salad – Scattered Thoughts of a Crafty Mom
Tuscan Pasta Salad – Shaken Together Life
Antipasto Pasta Salad – Tatertots and Jello
Lemon Tarragon Pasta Salad with Chicken – The Crafting Chicks
Cold Asian Chicken Pasta Salad – The Pinning Mama
Buffalo Chicken Pasta Salad – Cute as a Fox
Hawaiian Pasta Salad – Inspiring Savings
Don’t those sound amazing? Which of the pasta salad recipes will you try?
Personally, I’m going for the Lemon Tarragon with Chicken (using gluten-free pasta, of course). My hubby would love Boston Crab Pasta Salad. And, my kids would be all over the Parmesan Pasta Salad with Broccoli!