Take chicken salad from ordinary to extraordinary! This chicken salad recipe is such a delicious one because the generous amount of chicken is combined with fruit and roasted pecans for a savory crunch and flavor that’s a hit every time!
4 cups cooked, chopped chicken
1 cup chopped celery
1 cup red seedless grapes halved
1/2 cup dried cherries
1/2 cup roasted pecans chopped
1 cup mayonnaise or Greek Yogurt
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon ground black pepper
celery leaves chopped (optional)
Add chopped chicken to a large bowl along with celery, grapes, dried cherries, chopped pecans, mayonnaise, salt and pepper. If using chopped celery leaves, add these as well. Stir together until just combined.
To lighten up the recipe, you can use Greek yogurt in place of the mayonnaise.