Tuna-Macaroni Salad

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Total Time
3hrs 20mins
20 mins
3 hrs

As a teenager, my son loved this. He's grown now and still loves it. Cook time is the chill time.

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  1. Cook macaroni as directed on package; drain and rinse in cold water.
  2. Combine macaroni, cheese, tuna, pickles and onion in large bowl.
  3. Stir together salad dressing, salt, pepper and garlic; pour over macaroni mixture and toss.
  4. Cover; chill at least 3 hours.
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I chose this recipe because my kids don't like red/green peppers and celery in their salad. I also had to use one and a half cups leftover cooked chicken instead of the tuna. But it tasted great! The cubed cheddar cheese (I used 'tasty' cheddar) adds a nice contrast to the sweet gherkins. Delicious and different!