Crabmeat & Pasta Salad

Crabmeat & Pasta Salad

Serve this colorful fresh vegetable and crabmeat salad tossed with a creamy dressing for a light evening meal.

30 min.prep time 2:30total time
6 servings
1 Rating

Ingredients

Salad

8 ounces (2 1/2 cups) uncooked medium pasta shells
3/4 cup sliced 1/4-inch celery
1/2 cup shredded carrot
8 ounces imitation crabmeat (surimi), cut into 1-inch pieces
1 medium (1/2 cup) tomato, cubed 1/2-inch
2 tablespoons sliced green onions

Dressing

1/2 cup French salad dressing
1/3 cup mayonnaise
1/4 cup ranch salad dressing
1/4 teaspoon salt
1/8 teaspoon pepper

Directions

Cook pasta shells according to package directions. Drain. Keep warm.

Meanwhile, stir together all remaining salad ingredients in large bowl. Stir in hot pasta.

Stir together all dressing ingredients in medium bowl. Pour dressing over salad; toss to coat. Cover; refrigerate at least 2 hours.

Nutrition Facts (1 serving)

Calories: 450

Fat: 27g

Cholesterol: 40mg

Sodium: 460mg

Carbohydrates: 42g

Dietary Fiber: 2g

Protein: 12g

Recipe #6849©1995Land O'Lakes, Inc.

Recipe Comments & Reviews

I love this recipe, but I do use low fat sour cream and fat free french dressing I use regulare mayo becaused low fat mayo seems to breakdown. use your imagination to make the salad healthier.
Wow 27 grams of fat...No wonder it is so delicious! It's bad for you! :)

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