Ensalada de Coditos, a Puerto Rican Macaroni Salad

0
2114
Ensalada de Coditos, a Puerto Rican Macaroni Salad
Ensalada de Coditos, a Puerto Rican Macaroni Salad
Paid Advertisement

Ensalada de Coditos (Puerto Rican Macaroni Salad) is easy to make and incredibly delicious. This refreshing Macaroni Pasta Salad is a latin dish favorite that’s a must-have for the Holidays and Family gathering. This quick side dish is one that you can make ahead. In fact, the longer it sits in the refrigerator, the better it tastes!

Ensalada de Coditos, a Puerto Rican Macaroni Salad

Ensalada de Coditos

David Taylor
Ensalada de Coditos or Puerto Rican Macaroni Salad is easy to make and incredibly delicious This delicious dish is a perfect choice for BBQ or Christmas dinner.
Prep Time 15 mins
Cook Time 15 mins
Total Time 30 mins
Course Side Dish
Cuisine Puerto Rican
Servings 6 people
Calories 270 kcal

Ingredients
  

  • 1 lb cooked macaroni pasta
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • 2 cups cooked ham
  • 1 cup cheddar cheese diced
  • 1 carrot diced
  • 1 small red onion chopped
  • 1/2 cup olives
  • 5 hardboiled eggs chopped
  • Mayonnaise as desired
  • 2 teaspoons heavy cream
  • 1 red bell pepper diced

Instructions
 

  • Cook the pasta according to the package instructions, adding a little salt. When ready, drain well and set aside.
  • Combine the pasta with the rest of the ingredients, diluting the mayonnaise with 2 tablespoons of cream before adding.
  • Stir once more and garnish with a few pieces of red bell pepper and hardboiled egg.

Notes

You can also add peas or other vegetables into this salad, and substitute turkey, grilled chicken or tuna for the cooked ham.
You can also use any type of pasta to make this recipe.
Keyword Ham, Pasta
Paid Advertisement

LEAVE A REPLY

Recipe Rating




Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.