The World’s Best Ranch Bowtie Pasta Salad

The best pasta salad you'll ever eat! Perfect for briging to barbeques or family parties!
Course Appetizer, Dinner
Cuisine American
Keyword Bowtie Pasta Salad, bowtie ranch pasta salad, easy pasta salad recipe, ranch pasta salad
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Chill Time 2 hours
Total Time 2 hours 20 minutes
Servings 12
Calories 309kcal
Author Pretty Providence


  • 1 package green grapes
  • 1 package red grapes
  • 1 bunch green onions
  • 1 can pineapple tidbits any size
  • 1 small bag craisins
  • 2 or 3 cooked chicken breasts shredded into chunks
  • 1 package bowtie noodles
  • 1 ranch packet
  • 1 1/2 cups mayo
  • 1/3 cup milk
  • 3/4 cup cashews


  • Cook noodles, drain, rinse and set aside.
  • Slice grapes in half, and chop green onions.
  • In a small bowl, whisk together milk, mayo and ranch packed and set aside.
  • In a large bowl, combine all ingredients. Add dressing a bit at a time until salad is coated (you probably won't need it all).
  • Chill for a couple hours and serve!


Save leftovers in the fridge in an airtight container for 7-10 days. 


Calories: 309kcal | Carbohydrates: 10g | Protein: 10g | Fat: 26g | Saturated Fat: 4g | Cholesterol: 36mg | Sodium: 233mg | Potassium: 294mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 7g | Vitamin A: 115IU | Vitamin C: 2.6mg | Calcium: 23mg | Iron: 1mg