This is a great recipe to make ahead for your next camping trip, as a side for your next cook-out, or increase the recipe for a potluck!Macaroni Salad with Ham and Cheese 1 cup uncooked macaroni 1 1/2 cups diced cooked ham 1 cup diced or shredded (large shred) Cheddar cheese 1/2 cup chopped celery 1/3 cup chopped green bell pepper 2 tbs chopped pimento 1/4 chopped green onion 1/4 cup sweet pickle relish 1/2 cup mayonnaise 1 tbs prepared mustard salt and freshly ground black pepper, to taste Cook the macaroni in boiling salted water as directed on package, drain and cool. In a large bowl, combine the macaroni with the ham, cheese, celery, bell pepper, pimiento, and green onion.
Toss to blend. In another bowl combine the relish, mayonnaise, and mustard. Add to macaroni mixture. Stir gently to blend.
Taste and season with salt and freshly ground black pepper, as needed. Chill and serve. Serves 4