Ham Pasta Salad

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Full of simple and fresh ingredients, this ham pasta salad is the perfect side dish for your next cookout, an easy option for a light weeknight dinner, or a refreshing make-ahead lunch. You'll love the flavorful combination of peas, lemon, dill, and a creamy mayo dressing. Serve the cold ham and cheese pasta salad with grilled chicken, steak, pulled pork, cornbread, biscuits, or blueberry muffins.

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1 lb. diced ham
8 oz uncooked small shells pasta
8 oz colby jack or cheddar cheese
1/4 c chopped green onion
1 green bell pepper
1 cup diced celery
1 cup frozen peas
1 cup mayonnaise
1 T fresh lemon juice
1 T apple cider vinegar
1 t sugar
2 T minced fresh dill
1/2 t salt
1/4 t pepper
  • Cook pasta in a large pot of salted boiling water according to package instructions. Drain the pasta in a colander and rinse under cold water. Set aside to cool to room temperature.
  • In a...

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Nutritions

Calories
133

Sodium
527mg
21% DV

Fat
7g
10% DV

Protein
7g
14% DV

Carbs
10g
3% DV

Fiber
3g
14% DV
1 1/2 kg chicken
1 kg salt
1 tsp. rosemary
1 tsp. thyme
1 1/2 tsp salt
1 tsp granulated garlic
1 tsp sweet pepper powder
1/2 tsp chili powder or chili flakes
  • It is best to soak the chicken in cold water for about 1 hour. If the water is red, change the water during the rain or wash the chicken, dry it, rub it with mixed herbs and leave it in the...

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Nutritions

Calories
4417

Sodium
5187mg
216% DV

Fat
431g
664% DV

Protein
5g
11% DV

Carbs
7g
2% DV

Fiber
7g
28% DV