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Christy's Party Pasta Salad Recipe

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This recipe for Christy's Party Pasta Salad, by , is from Calder Cuisine, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Audra Rose Bollard
Added: Sunday, June 5, 2005


1 16 oz. bag tri-color fusilli pasta, cooked, drained, and cooled
1 c. cubed ham
1 c. cubed cheddar cheese chunks
1 small cucumber, chopped
1 small can sliced black olives
1 avocado, cubed
1 small handful fresh broccoli florets
1 c. cherry or grape tomatoes, halved (optional)
chopped red onion, to taste

2 cups mayonnaise
4 T. sugar
2-3 T. vinegar (to taste)
1 1 oz. Hidden Valley Ranch dry salad dressing packet

Combine all ingredients and toss with dressing.




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