Pine Mexican Macaroni Salad Recipe

The flavors of Mexico blend with this refreshing macaroni salad recipe!

Categories Pasta/Noodles, Pasta, Del Monte Pasta, Del Monte Pineapple
Preparation Time10 min.
Cooking Time51 mins.
Number of Servings 1


    • 500 g chicken, breast fillet
    • 1 Tbsp lime juice
    • 1 tsp salt
    • 1 tsp pepper, black
    • 1 cup mayonnaise
    • 1/4 tsp pepper, black
    • 1 1/2 tsp salt
    • 1 tsp cumin
    • 2 Tbsp lime juice
    • 1 pack DEL MONTE Elbow Macaroni (400g), cooked
    • 1 can DEL MONTE Pineapple Tidbits (822g), drained, reserve syrup
    • 1/2 cup onion, red, finely chopped
    • 1 can red kidney beans (432g)
    • 1 can whole kernel corn (410g)
    • 1/4 cup green onions, chopped
    • 1/2 cup cilantro, chopped

Cooking Tools Needed

    • Chopping Board
    • Measuring Cups
    • Spatula

Cooking Skills Needed

    • Mixing


1. Marinate chicken in lime juice, salt, and pepper for 30 minutes. Grill until cooked then shred. Set aside.

2. In a bowl, mix mayonnaise, pepper, salt, cumin, lime juice, and reserved pineapple syrup.

3. Add in DEL MONTE Elbow Macaroni, DEL MONTE Pineapple Tidbits, chicken, red onions, red beans, and whole corn kernels then mix.

4. Mix in green onions and cilantro. Serve chilled.

Lusog Notes

This recipe provides protein that is needed for growth, development, and energy for the body.

Chef's Tip

Do not throw away the stalks of cilantro. They are packed with flavor so just be sure to chop finely as they are chewier than leaves.


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