Sweet Amish Macaroni Salad

In this post, we’ll show you how to make Amish Macaroni Salad. This classic style macaroni salad recipe is a vintage recipe that can be found at Walmart or select delis across the country. Perfect for parties, this side dish is fairly inexpensive to make and can serve a lot of people with each batch.


  • 2 cups uncooked elbow macaroni
  • 3 large eggs, hard boiled
  • 3 sticks celery, chopped
  • 1 onion, chopped or diced
  • 2 tbsp sweet pickle relish
  • 3 tbsp yellow mustard
  • 1 small red bell pepper, stemmed, seeded and chopped
  • 2 cups Miracle Whip salad dressing
  • ¾ cup white sugar
  • 2 ¼ tsp white vinegar
  • ½ tsp celery seed
  • Salt and pepper to taste

How To Make Sweet Amish Macaroni Salad

  1. Cook macaroni according to package directions
  2. In a large bowl, combine the eggs, relish, red pepper and onion
  3. In a small bowl stir together the salad dressing, mustard, vinegar, salt, sugar and celery seed
  4. Pour this dressing mix over the vegetables
  5. Add in the macaroni and stir to combine
  6. Cover and refrigerate for one hour before serving


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