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Dill Pickle Pasta Salad

Super easy and absolutely delicious!
Prep Time15 mins
1 hr
Total Time1 hr 15 mins
Course: Salad
Cuisine: American, southern
Keyword: Dill Pickle Pasta Salad
Servings: 6 servings
Author: The Southern Lady Cooks


  • 3 cups of dry pasta shells or whatever pasta you prefer
  • 1.5 cups of dill pickles sliced
  • 1 cup of sharp cheddar cheese cubed
  • 1/4 th cup of red onion chopped
  • 2 tablespoons of fresh dill
  • 1/4 th cup of bacon chopped I used real bacon bits to save time

Dressing for Pasta

  • 1/2 cup of mayonnaise
  • 1/2 cup of sour cream
  • 1 teaspoon of smoked paprika
  • 2 tablespoons of pickle juice


  • Boil pasta according to directions, drain and rinse under cold water and set aside. Combine, pickles, cheese red onion, fresh dill and bacon in a bowl.
  • In separate bowl, mix together topping ingredients and stir until well combined. Combine all ingredients and mix well. Chill for an hour and serve.