Salads

Creamy Ranch Pasta Salad Recipe

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Creamy ranch dressing gives this pasta loads of flavor! Whether you make this salad as a side dish or eat it as a main course, your whole family is sure to love it. This salad is perfect to bring to parties and you can even prepare it in advance and keep it in the fridge until it is time to eat!

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1/2 box shell shaped pasta
1 head of broccoli, chopped
1 cup frozen peas, thawed
1/2 package mini pepperonis
8 Monterey Jack cheese sticks, cut into cubes
3 medium carrots, chopped
1 packed Ranch dressing, prepared as directed
Cook pasta shells according to directions on the box, being sure not to overcook because you don't want your pasta to be too soft. Rinse pasta in cold water and drain. Set aside. In a large mixing bowl,...
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Nutritions

Calories
473

Sodium
738mg
30% DV

Fat
33g
51% DV

Protein
29g
58% DV

Carbs
9g
3% DV

Fiber
3g
15% DV

I love entertaining, even if it is for a smaller group these days. I look forward to dinners with my kids, their spouses, and especially my little grandson. I always try to serve foods that’ll keep them wanting to come back for more, like my Corn Dip.

Corn Dip with Mexican Style Sour Cream Ingredients:
2 cans (15.25 oz) whole kernel sweet corn
1/2 cup onions ( diced )
1 can (4 oz) green chilis ( fire-roasted and diced )
1/3 package block style cream cheese ( full fat )
3/4 cup Mozzarella Cheese ( shredded )
3/4 cup Pepperjack Cheese
1/2 cup LALA Crema Mexicana
1 package tortilla chips
cilantro ( for garnish )
PAM Spray or similar
Nutritions

Calories
8879

Sodium
3818mg
159% DV

Fat
742g
1142% DV

Protein
90g
180% DV

Carbs
45g
15% DV

Fiber
15g
62% DV