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Pasta Salad (GF/DF)

Pasta salad. Not to be confused with its creamy cousin, macaroni salad, is made approximately one million ways, give or take. This has always been a summer favorite of mine but admittedly, had fallen to the back of my memories since my familiar version was based deeply in gluten filled pasta and plenty of cheese – both now nixed from our kitchen, other than the cheddar bunny crackers Frankie eats to troll his digestively challenged parents. There’s no requirement to follow any of these directions explicitly – if you want a Parmesan filled dressing, be my guest! Prefer real cheese? Opting for regular gluten pasta? Cool! Vegan? You already know what to do and the adjustments are minimal. (Quick secret – there’s no rule that you actually have to follow the recipe when it comes to cookie, and I would know, I’m like the biggest rule follower you’ll meet. This caveat does not apply to baking. Measure that shit carefully.) But if you’re lost on how to make this salad taste good and stay safe …