Salads

Lightened Up Macaroni Salad

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I have an old recipe for macaroni salad that must have been my grandmother's. It calls for a lot of mayo and I wanted to see if I could swap out a good portion of it for greek yogurt. I'm happy to report that it worked beautifully.

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1/2 pound of whole wheat or multigrain pasta, cooked and cooled
3 hardboiled eggs, peeled and chopeed
1 cup celery, diced
1/2 cup diced dill pickles
1 red bell pepper, seeded and diced
3/4 cup of shredded low fat cheddar cheese
1 cup fat free plain greek yogurt
1/3 cup light mayo
1/2 cup pickle juice
2 tablespoons grainy mustard
pepper
In a small bowl whisk together the yogurt, mayo, pickle juice, mustard and pepper. Set aside. Place the pasta, eggs, celery, bell pepper and cheese in a large bowl and toss to combine. Pour the dressing...
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Nutritions

Calories
118

Sodium
279mg
11% DV

Fat
5g
8% DV

Protein
4g
8% DV

Carbs
14g
5% DV

Fiber
2g
10% DV