Curried Turkey Salad

Enjoy this flavorful salad packed with turkey, macaroni and lettuce – an elegant side dish!

  • Prep Time 15 min
  • Total Time 4 hr 15 min
  • Servings 6

Ingredients

1 1/2
cups uncooked elbow macaroni (6 ounces)
1
package (10 ounces) frozen green peas
3/4
cup mayonnaise or salad dressing
2
teaspoons curry powder
2
cups cut-up cooked turkey breast
1/2
cup shredded Cheddar cheese (2 ounces)
4
medium green onions, sliced (1/2 cup)
1
medium stalk celery, sliced (1/2 cup)
Lettuce leaves, if desired
  • 1 Cook and drain macaroni as directed on package. Rinse with cold water; drain. Rinse frozen peas with cold water to separate; drain.
  • 2 Mix mayonnaise and curry powder in large bowl. Stir in macaroni, peas and remaining ingredients except lettuce. Cover and refrigerate 2 to 4 hours to blend flavors. Serve on lettuce.

Expert Tips

For a tangier salad, omit the peas and add 1 can (5 1/2 ounces) pineapple tidbits, drained.

Serve this salad with crusty whole-grain rolls and a fresh-fruit salad. For dessert, top your favorite brownies with a scoop of coffee ice cream.

Big on taste and made in a jiffy, this salad really satisfies!

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
495
(
Calories from Fat
295),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
33g
33%
(Saturated Fat
8g,
8%
),
Cholesterol
65mg
65%;
Sodium
340mg
340%;
Total Carbohydrate
29g
29%
(Dietary Fiber
1g
1%
),
Protein
22g
22%
;
% Daily Value*:
Iron
12%;
Exchanges:
2 Starch; 4 Fat;
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.