Fasta Pasta

The Original Microwave Cooker

Good OL’ Macaroni Salad

Serves 4

Just like the Macaroni Salad Mom Made.

2 cups macaroni

1 tsp. salt

2 hard boiled eggs

2 scallions

I stalk celery

2 sweet pickles

Handful of parsley to taste

1 Tbs. capers, rinsed

2 Tbs. chopped pimiento

1/2 cup mayonnaise

2 Tbs. pickle juice

1 tsp. prepared mustard

1/4 tsp. white pepper

1 tsp. salt

2 Tbs. sour cream

1 cup frozen peas, thawed



  • Place pasta and salt in cooker
  • Add water to level 4
  • Cook 10 mins. Stir; cook 5 mins.



  • Chop eggs, scallions, celery, pickles and parsley
  • In a small bowl combine mayonnaise, pickle juice, mustard, pepper, salt, sour cream and peas; mix well
  • Add capers and pimentos


Back to the Pasta:

  • Remove pasta from microwave; rinse and drain.
  • Combine all ingredients and refrigerate