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Chicken Bacon Ranch Pasta Salad

Chicken Bacon Ranch Pasta Salad is a creamy and refreshing cold pasta salad that is loaded with shredded chicken, vegetables, and crispy bacon seasoned with dry ranch seasoning mix.
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time30 mins
Total Time40 mins
Course: Salad, Side Dish
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Chicken Bacon Ranch Pasta Salad
Servings: 8
Calories: 398kcal
Author: Amanda Rettke--iamhomesteader.com


  • 1/2 cup sour cream
  • 1/2 cup mayonnaise
  • 1/4 cup whole milk
  • 3 tablespoons (1 package) dry ranch seasoning
  • 1/4 cup chives, chopped
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt, or to taste
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper, or to taste
  • 1 box (16 ounces) Gemelli pasta, cooked al dente and cooled completely
  • 3 cups Rotisserie chicken, shredded and cold
  • 12 slices bacon, chopped and cooked crispy
  • 2 cups cherry tomatoes, quartered
  • 1 can (15.25 ounces) corn kernels
  • 1/4 cup red onion
  • 1/4 cup green pepper, diced


  • In a large bowl combine sour cream, mayonnaise, milk, ranch seasoning, chives, salt, and pepper. Mix well.
  • Add the cold pasta noodles, chicken, bacon, tomatoes, corn, red onion, and green pepper. Toss to combine, being careful to coat everything well. (All ingredients should be cold.)