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Tuna Pasta Salad Recipe- Creamy yummy smiles from this easy fabulous make ahead party food. Tuna, crunchy carrots, and pasta makes this a perfect recipe for you to make. www.ChopHappy.com

Happy Tuna Pasta Salad Recipe

Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 10 mins
Total Time 20 mins
Course Main Course
Cuisine American
Servings 9 servings


Tuna Salad Ingredients:

  • 2 cans tuna (drained)
  • 1 cups mayonnaise
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp pepper
  • 1 lemon (juice and zest)
  • 1/2 cup carrots (grated)
  • 1 tsp garlic powder
  • 1 red onion (chopped)
  • 3 stalks celery (chopped)

Pasta Salad Ingredients:

  • 1 handful arugula
  • 1 lb elbow pasta (cooked and cooled)


  • First combine all the tuna salad ingredients in a big bowl and mix to combine.
  • Next add the pasta and arugula to the tuna salad.
  • Add a tsp salt and tsp pepper to the pasta salad and mix until all the ingredients until combined.
  • Chill for at least 30 minutes and enjoy.