Crunchy Turkey Salad

Pat Duran


This is a great recipe. I had this recipe at one of my favorite restaurants in Michigan-"Sullivan's " I asked the chef if I could have his recipe for this salad and he generously gave it to me- This recipe is in my third cookbook .


★★★★★ 1 vote

6 servings
10 Min
No-Cook or Other


  • 4 c
    turkey or chicken, cut into bite size pieces
  • 1 1.3 c
    diced celery
  • 10 oz
    jar watermelon candied pickles cut into fourths
  • 2 Tbsp
    chopped onion
  • 1 c
  • 1 tsp
  • 1 pinch
    curry powder
  • 1 pinch
  • 1 1/3 c
    chow mein noodles, or slivered almonds
  • 6 medium
    lettuce leaves or more
  • 3-4 small
    bell pepper rings

How to Make Crunchy Turkey Salad


  1. Place turkey, celery, pickles and onion in a large bowl. In another bowl combine the mayonnaise, salt,curry and pepper.
    Mix well and pour over turkey mixture, tossing lightly.
    Chill no longer that 12 hours. Just before serving, place lettuce leaf on plate, gently stir in chow mien noodles , if using,to turkey salad and put a mound of salad on lettuce , sprinkle some more noodles or slivered almonds on top if desired. Place 3 or 4 Bell pepper rings around salad.

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About Crunchy Turkey Salad

Course/Dish: Chicken Salads
Main Ingredient: Turkey
Regional Style: American

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