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chicken salad - another way of maxine's

(1 rating)
Recipe by
Bonnie Beck
Route 66, AZ

As I said, Maxine is a fabulous cook.

(1 rating)
yield 6 serving(s)

Ingredients For chicken salad - another way of maxine's

  • 4
    chicken breasts, cooked, deboned, skinned, and cut in cubes
  • 1/2 c
    mayonnaise, best foods or hellman's
  • 1 can
    crushed pineapple in natural juice, drained, reserve juice, i like to use the small diced ones i think they are called tidbits
  • 3
    celery, cleaned and chopped
  • 1/3 c
    toasted walnuts or pecans or more nuts if you like
  • fresh green seedless grapes, cut in half

How To Make chicken salad - another way of maxine's

  • 1
    To your Mayo add some pineapple juice to make a creamy dressing. Add your chicken, chopped celery and crushed pineapple to a chilled bowl. Mix. Add the pineapple dressing to the chicken and toss. Chill to blend the flavors. Add and toss the walnuts or pecans just before serving.
  • 2
    (optional) add the green grapes when you add the chicken, celery and pineapple.