Chicken Salad With a Spicy Twist

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The prepared horseradish and lemon in this chicken salad gives it a nice spicy/tangy flavor. A great take on classic chicken salad.


★★★★★ 1 vote

5 servings
10 Min
15 Min
Stove Top


  • 3 c
    cooked chicken, chopped
  • 1/2 c
    green onions, minced
  • 2
    celery ribs, chopped
  • 1/2 c
    toasted pecans, chopped
  • 2/3 c
    light mayonnaise
  • 2-3 Tbsp
    prepared horseradish
  • 2 tsp
    fresh lemon juice
  • 1/2 tsp
    lemon zest
  • 1/4 tsp
  • 1/2 tsp

How to Make Chicken Salad With a Spicy Twist


  1. Cook chicken and chop.
  2. Stir together all ingredients in a large bowl. Cover and chill at least 2 hours before serving.
  3. Use as a sandwich or add a scoop to leaf lettuce. Serve along with tomatoes or your choice of veggies.

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About Chicken Salad With a Spicy Twist

Course/Dish: Chicken
Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Diabetic Low Fat Low Carb
Other Tags: Quick & Easy Healthy

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