The hearty ingredients in pasta salads and and potato salads hold up well even if they suffer a bit of battering in transit, but leafy salads with dressing can wilt and turn really ugly if left out too long. Wait until the last minute before serving to add dressings and any other final touches.
Check out the following collection of recipes…
Broccoli Feta Pasta Salad…The Kitchn
Chicken Macaroni Salad…AllRecipes
Pasta Fruit Salad…Key Ingredient
Pasta Salad with Peas and Pesto…Serious Eats
Southwest Macaroni Salad…Meatloaf and Melodrama