This is it - Croissant Chicken Salad Sandwich

1
Tammy T

By
@ttodd4jesus

I have had a craving for some reason for a croissant sandwich and wanted something different. I came upon this recipe and thought "this is it"! I love the grapes and the cashews and the havarti cheese. Everything sounds so fresh and tastey! I just love the freshness and the sweet and saltiness of this and it got 5 star ratings from everyone so - this is it! Just thought I would share it in case anyone else has this same craving. We're talking about a croissant and fresh chicken salad here!

Found recipe on food.com / photo from yummly

Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
Serves:
6-8
Prep:
15 Min
Method:
No-Cook or Other

Ingredients

  • 6-8
    plain croissants
  • 3 c
    cubed or shredded poached cooked chicken
  • 1 1/2 c
    grapes, seedless red, sliced in half
  • 4-5
    diced green onions
  • 2
    stalks celery, diced
  • 8
    fresh basil leaves, minced
  • 3/4-1 c
    mayonnaise or 3/4-1 cup miracle whip
  • 1/2 c
    roughly chopped cashews (or sliced almonds if you prefer)
  • 2 tsp
    fresh lemon juice
  • ·
    salt and pepper
  • ·
    lettuce leaf, to dress the sandwiches
  • ·
    havarti cheese, to dress the sandwiches

How to Make This is it - Croissant Chicken Salad Sandwich

Step-by-Step

  1. Mix mayo, lemon juice, salt, pepper, and basil together till well incorporated.

    Fold in chicken, grapes, cashews,celery,and onions.

    Halve the croissants (you may wish to slightly toast them, I do not like them toasted) and layer with salad, lettuce, and cheese if you wish.


    Serve immediately or chill for a couple of hours before adding lettuce and cheese.


    Time to prepare does not include chicken's cook time.

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About This is it - Croissant Chicken Salad Sandwich

Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: American




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