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chicken & avocado salad with lime & cilantro

Recipe by
Susan Feliciano
Oak Ridge, TN

I saw this recipe on Pinterest, and just had to try it. It was marvelous! After making it a couple of times, I have made a few changes so that it's even better, at least to my taste. It gets rave reviews. You can get the original recipe at

yield 4 -6
prep time 20 Min
cook time 5 Hr
method Refrigerate/Freeze

Ingredients For chicken & avocado salad with lime & cilantro

  • 3-4 c
    cooked chicken, diced
  • 1/2 c
    mayonnaise or light mayonnaise
  • 2 sm
    avocados, diced
  • 8 tsp
    fresh lime juice
  • 1 tsp
    finely grated lime zest
  • 1-2 dash
    salt, to taste
  • 1/4 c
    green onion, thinly sliced
  • 1/2 c
    finely chopped cilantro

How To Make chicken & avocado salad with lime & cilantro

  • 1
    Prepare the chicken - I usually cook a chicken, but you can also use a rotisserie chicken. Dice chicken into cubes. Mix chicken thoroughly with mayonnaise. Add remaining ingredients and blend carefully. Taste and adjust salt to taste.