Mixed Vegetable and Macaroni Salad

Mixed Vegetable and Macaroni Salad

I always look for simple salad recipes and my good friend Sulu had shared this one with me and her recipes have always been a hit with kids …..this time I wanted make a salad for our family friend Parvez ( Haseeb’s friend ) ,We had invited him for dinner and I wanted to try recipes which were 100 percent perfect and remembered this recipe and within few minutes salad was ready ….the most important step is not over cook the macaroni while boiling them and the vegetables have to crunchy ….

This salad was super hit among kids ,our friend liked it but my niece Rida went gaga about it , in fact she finished her dinner and again took another bowl of salad and said its one the best salad ,told me to pack some for her to enjoy the next day….I liked the crunchy vegetables that blended well with macaroni


  • Boiled macaroni – 2 cups
  • Chopped capsicum- 1/2 cup ( cut into cubes ) ( you can use any colour )
  • Chopped carrot – 1/2 cup
  • Boiled corn – 1/2 cup
  • Olive oil – 1 tsp
  • Salt to taste

For dressing

  • Olive oil – 2 tbsp
  • Vinegar- 1 tbsp
  • Salt and pepper to taste


  1. Heat oil in a pan add carrots and capsicum and sauté for 2 minutes , add salt .Remove from fire ,add corn .
  2. Make dressing with ingredients listed and shake well
  3. In a bowl add boiled macaroni and the sautéed vegetables , pour the dressing over it .Mix well and serve

    I took 15 minutes to make this salad

    Happy cooking

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