The 16 Best Pasta Salads for Summer

These are the 16 best pasta salads ever!! Loaded with fresh summer flavors, they are sure to be a hit at your next backyard barbecue or office potluck! There’s everything from a BLT salad to Mediterranean flavors to chicken ranch! Forget boring macaroni salad – opt for something that will surprise your guests and have them asking for the recipe!!

The perfect summer side dish, this antipasto salad is loaded with cheesy tortellini, ripe grape tomatoes, artichoke hearts, salami, pepperoni, fresh mozzarella, smoked Gouda, green olives, black olives and a tangy Italian vinaigrette.

Close up shot of a white bowl filled with antipasto salad