Picnic Perfect Chicken Salad

Brenda Dixon


There is a local country store that sells a homemade chicken salad that everyone brags about and my friends and family tell me this one is just as good! It is a perfect salad to take on a picnic, to a sick friend or neighbor, and just keep in the refrigerator as a quick lunch or snack.


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15 Min


  • 10 oz
    can boneless chicken breast meat
  • 1 Tbsp
    lemon juice
  • 1 Tbsp
    sweet pickle relish
  • 1/2 tsp
  • 1/2 tsp
  • 1/2 c
  • 1/4 c
    pecans, chopped

How to Make Picnic Perfect Chicken Salad


  1. Drain Chicken and flake the meat with a fork. Add lemon juice, sweet pickle relish, salt, and pepper. Add mayonnaise a couple of tablespoons at a time until you get the consistency you prefer. Stir in the pecans and mix well. Refrigerate overnight.

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About Picnic Perfect Chicken Salad

Course/Dish: Chicken Salads
Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: Southern

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