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waldorf salad

Recipe by
Carol Davis
Silver City, NM

My version of it any way. It's one of our traditional Thanksgiving dishes. I discovered if you throw in some cooked cubed chicken or turkey, it makes an excellent chicken salad.

yield 4 -6
prep time 20 Min
cook time 2 Hr
method Refrigerate/Freeze

Ingredients For waldorf salad

  • 2 c
    diced red apples (don't peel, the red gives it wonderful color)
  • juice of 1/2 lemon
  • 1 c
    diced celery
  • 1/2 c
    chopped pecans
  • 1/2 c
  • 1 Tbsp
  • dash

How To Make waldorf salad

  • 1
    Put diced apples into a bowl and sprinkle with lemon juice to prevent browning. Add celery and nuts. Sprinkle in sugar and salt. Fold mayonnaise into apple mixture. Chill 2 hours.