My Best Chicken Salad

My Best Chicken Salad Recipe

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Stacey Lawson

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@slawson

I LOVE chicken salad. After many tries I believe I have come up with the best recipe. It is loved by many of my friend and family, and I am always asked to make it for different celebrations. Its crunchy and delicious.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
10 - 12
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
Refrigerate/Freeze

Ingredients

  • 4
    boneless, skinless chicken breasts
  • 3
    celery stalks
  • 1
    carrot
  • 1
    onion, small, yellow
  • 1/4 c
    parsley, chopped
  • ·
    mrs. dash (original)
  • 1 c
    mayonaisse
  • 1/2 c
    miracle whip
  • ·
    salt and pepper

How to Make My Best Chicken Salad

Step-by-Step

  1. Poach chicken over low heat with celery tops, chopped onion, carrot cut into large pieces, salt and pepper, and a tablespoon of Mrs. Dash for about 30 minutes.
  2. Finely chop celery and parsley
  3. Remove chicken from broth to cool. Cut into large pieces. Place pieces in food processor or mini-chopper. Pulse until chicken resembles large grains of sand. It should be coarse, not a paste.
  4. Combine chicken, parsley, a capful of Mrs. Dash, salt and pepper to taste, and celery.
  5. Add mayo and Miracle Whip. Fold to combine. Add more mayo if necessary.
  6. Serve on crackers, croissants.
  7. Strain broth of vegetables. Freeze broth for later use.

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About My Best Chicken Salad

Course/Dish: Chicken Salads
Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




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