"The tradition of Italian cooking is that of the matriarch. This is the cooking of grandma. She didn't waste time thinking too much about the celery. She got the best celery she could and then she dealt with it."--Mario Batali

Macaroni Salad Recipe

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This recipe for Macaroni Salad, by , is from The Burt Family Cookbook , one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Donna Neale
Added: Thursday, August 21, 2008


- 3 cups - macaroni or small shell pasta
- 1/2 cup - celery - chopped
- 2 - tomatoes - chopped
- 1 - green onion
- 1/2 cup - green pepper- chopped
- 1/2 - cumber - seeded, chopped

- 2/3 cup - granulated sugar
- 1/3 cup - ketchup
- 1/2 cup - vegetable oil
- 1/4 cup - vinegar
- 1 tsp - slat
- 1 tsp - paprika

- mix dressing ingredients together and let sit
- cook pasta according to package directions till al dente'
- drain, rinse under clod water, drain again
- mix together dressing and chopped vegetables and cooked pasta in large bowl
- chill for several hours before serving




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