Southwestern Pasta Salad
20 mins (prep 20)
12 ingredients
4 servings
While browsing for a pasta salad recipe, I found Inez Willenborg's Homestyle Macaroni Salad. It sounded good, but I didn't have all the ingredients, so I improvised and came up with this one. We absolutely loved it. Thank you, Inez, for the recipe that was the inspiration for this winner.

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Serving Size (48.18 g)
Servings 4
Amount per Serving
Calories 15.69 Calories from Fat 5.13
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 0.57g 3.51%
Saturated Fat 0.31g 6.12%
Trans Fat 0.0g %
Cholesterol 1.68mg 2.25%
Sodium 330.67mg 55.11%
Total Carbohydrate 1.94g 2.59%
Dietary Fiber 0.52 g 8.37%
Sugars 1.3 g %
Protein 0.77g 6.13%
Vitamin A 181.46IU% Vitamin C 0.96mg%
Calcium 30.01mg% Iron 0.09mg%
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your diet value must be higher or lower depending upon your calorie needs:
  Calories 2,000 2,500
Total Fat Less Than 65g 80g
Sat Fat Less Than 20g 25g
Cholesterol Less Than 300mg 300mg
Sodium Less Than 2,400mg 2,400mg
Total Carb   300g 375g
Dietary Fiber   25g 30g
Potassium   3,500 mg
Protein   50 g
Calories Per Gram
Fat 9•Carbohydrate 4•Protein 4
*Nutrition information was calculated excluding the following ingredients:
bow tie pasta, fresh salsa, fresh ground black pepper