When it comes to potlucks, pasta recipes are always super easy and generally well-received. And what tastes better in the summer than a delicious pasta salad? From classic flavors to some you’ve never thought of (BBQ pasta salad, anyone?), you’ll find some real winners here!
Best Pasta Salad Recipes for Potlucks
Use ready-made pulled pork or chicken to make this quick and easy BBQ Pasta Salad.
via Chelsea’s Messy Apron
Beautiful summer vegetables are the key to making this scrumptious Cucumber and Tomato Pasta Salad.
via Home. Made. Interest.
The kids will ask for this Greek Pasta Chicken Salad again and again. It’s a family favorite!
via Kids Activities Blog
Fresh lemon juice and arugula leaves make this colorful and crisp Lemon Rocket Pasta Salad the perfect summertime dish.
via Lauren Caris Cooks
Broccoli Pasta Salad pairs crunchy broccoli with creamy three-cheese dressing. YUM!
via Pics and Pastries
If you like BLT sandwiches, you’ll go nuts for this BLT Pasta Salad. It’s chock full of bacon, tomatoes, romaine lettuce and spinach.
via Well Plated
Use low-carb pasta for this amazingly delicious Pasta Salad with Italian Sausage, Zucchini, Red Pepper and Olives. It’s so full of flavor that you’ll never miss the carbs!
via Kalyn’s Kitchen
Add your favorite pizza fixings to this super easy Pizza Pasta Salad. This version calls for pepperoni, black olives, green peppers and mozzarella – all my faves!
via A Dish of Daily Life
Ground beef, lots of cheese and vegetables make up this Taco Pasta Salad. It’ll quickly become a family favorite!
via Alida’s Kitchen
Need a gluten-free version? Modern Macaroni Salad is where it’s at!
via Strength and Sunshine
Caprese Pasta Salad is filled with tomatoes, fresh mozzarella and basil and topped with a tangy roasted garlic balsamic vinaigrette.
via Mariah’s Pleasing Plates
This Chipotle Pasta Salad packs just the right amount of heat without being too spicy for the kids.
via Love Bakes Good Cakes
The dressing on this Easy Southwestern Pasta Salad is ah-mazing. Add some chicken, and you have a complete meal!
via A Dash of Sanity
Pack lots of vegetables and nutrients into this colorful and delicious Very Veggie Pasta Salad.
via Becky’s Best Bites
Avocado Bacon Pasta Salad is full of bacon, fresh cherry tomatoes, Parmesan cheese and chunks of avocado. Delish.
via Swanky Recipes
Tortellini Pasta Salad is a yummy twist on classic pasta salad. It’s the perfect side for your summer soiree.
via A Night Owl
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