How to Make Macaroni Salad Healthier (Page 4)

Sour Cream

3. Think Beyond Mayonnaise

Arguably the best part of a macaroni salad is the creaminess that typically comes from mayonnaise. Our version has plenty of mayo, but we opt for low-fat mayo instead of full-fat and mix it up with reduced-fat sour cream. This helps keep calories and fat in check—our version has only 7 grams of fat compared to 22 grams in a traditional version.

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