Chicken Salad in a Puff Bowl

Chicken Salad In A Puff Bowl

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Susan Cutler

By
@suak

I got this recipe back in early to mid 2000's from cooks.com

I have made this a couple times. I remember, I once served this to a couple of girlfriend's, I had over one summer afternoon. It was a hit with them. If I remember correctly, I served this also with little pieces of chopped apple as part of the salad.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
6

Ingredients

  • CREAM PUFF BOWL

  • 1/2 c
    butter
  • 1 c
    boiling water
  • 1 c
    all purpose flour
  • 1/4 tsp
    salt
  • 4
    eggs
  • CHICKEN SALAD

  • 2 c
    cooked chicken
  • 1 c
    seedless, green grapes, halved
  • 1/2 c
    shredded swiss cheese
  • 1/2 c
    sliced celery
  • 3 Tbsp
    sliced green onion
  • 1/4 c
    salad dressing or mayonnaise
  • 1/2 c
    sour cream
  • ·
    lettuce leaves
  • 1/4 c
    toasted sliced almonds

How to Make Chicken Salad in a Puff Bowl

Step-by-Step

  1. CREAM PUFF BOWL: Prepare bowl first.

    In a medium saucepan melt 1/2 cup butter in 1 cup boiling water.

    Add 1 cup all-purpose flour and 1/4 teaspoon salt all at once. Stir vigorously until well blended.

    Cook and stir mixture over medium heat until mixture forms a ball that doesn't separate.

    Remove from heat; let stand 5 minutes.

    Add 4 eggs, one at a time, to mixture in pan, beating vigorously until smooth, about 1 minute after each addition. Batter should look thick and feel slightly sticky.

    Spread over bottom and up sides of a greased 9" pie plate.

    Bake in a 400F degree oven for 30 minutes or until golden. Cool.
  2. Meanwhile, combine the chicken, grapes, cheese, celery and onion. Mix sour cream and mayonnaise or sour cream and salad dressing. Add to chicken mixture; toss well.

    Cover; chill until serving time.

    At serving time, line puff with lettuce.

    Spoon chicken mixture into puff.

    Sprinkle with nuts. Serve at once.

    Makes 6 servings.
  3. **HINT: Making the chicken mixture ahead of time (2 hours or so), gives ingredients a chance to marry in the refrigerator.

Printable Recipe Card

About Chicken Salad in a Puff Bowl




Show 3 Comments & Reviews

14 Hearty Creamy Soup Recipes

14 Hearty Creamy Soup Recipes


What’s better than a bowl of creamy soup on a cold night? Not much in our mind. We can’t think of many better things than warming up with a big bowl of smoky potato bacon soup, thick Zuppa Toscana, or heavenly chicken tortilla soup. Maybe you want to put your slow cooker to use and […]

Vegetarian Dinner Ideas for Meatless Monday

Vegetarian Dinner Ideas for Meatless Monday


Bored of eating the same old, same old? Looking to make a change to your menu? One of the easiest ways to do it is to have Meatless Monday. It’s a great way to try vegetarian recipes not normally in the weekly rotation. Trust us, your family won’t be sacrificing anything. Mondays won’t be a […]

27 Stuffed Food Recipes

27 Stuffed Food Recipes


From appetizers to meat and baked treats, stuffed recipes are fun. Stuffed peppers are always a winner but other dishes can be stuffed too. Crescent dough can be stuffed with pretty much anything. Turn a basic chicken breast into something special by stuffing it with cheese and bacon. Stuffed shells are traditionally Italian but give […]