5 Chicken Salad Recipe Upgrades
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5 Phenomenal Ways to Upgrade Your Chicken Salad

In a sandwich. In a wrap. Atop a bed of crispy lettuce. On a spoon. No matter how you eat it, chicken salad is simply amazing. Use these recipes for some delicious, beyond-basic takes on chicken salad.

Apple Curry  Chicken Salad

  • 1 small crisp apple, diced
  • 1 tsp curry powder
  • 1 green onion, chopped

P.S. If you have extra apples on hand, check out an extended version of this Apple Curry Chicken Salad, and try this crispy-crunchy Apple Cran Chicken Salad. Yum!

Basic  Chicken Salad

  • 2 cups chopped and shredded chicken
  • ¼ cup mayonnaise
  • ¼ cup plain non-fat or low-fat Greek yogurt
  • ¼ tsp salt
  • Mix together all ingredients well, then add any of the flavorings below.

Dilly Pickle  Chicken Salad

  • 2 spears Kosher dill pickle, chopped
  • 2 tbsp finely chopped onion
  • 1 tsp dill
  • A few grinds of black pepper

Provençal  Chicken Salad/span>

  • 1 tsp Herbes de Provence
  • ¼ cup sliced almonds

Spicy Mexican Chicken Salad

  • 2–4 tsp jalapeño peppers, seeded and finely chopped (add more or less according to taste)
  • 1 tsp chili powder
  • ¼ cup chopped red bell pepper
  • 2 green onions, chopped

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