• prep: 20 min
  • cook: 50 min
  • total: 1 hr 10 min
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  • Summary

    This Best-Ever Chicken Salad is really wonderful.  Perfect for incredible chicken salad sandwiches (croissants are great!), or ton top of a lovely bed of green.  Either way, you're just going to love this Best-Ever Chicken Salad!    Using our Homemade Mayo recipe makes it even better!

    Ingredients

    • 3 - 4 lbs chicken parts (bone-in, skin-on thighs and breasts work well) ((You'll need about 4 cups))
    • 2 tbsp olive oil
    • 1 cup seedless grapes, halved ((red and green varieties are great))
    • 1 cup almonds, thinly sliced
    • 2 celery ribs, chopped
    • 3 scallions, thinly sliced ((white and green parts))
    • 2 tbsp fresh dill, chopped
    • 1 tbsp fresh parsley, chopped
    • 1 cup mayonnaise
    • Juice of 1 lemon
    • 1 tbsp Dijon mustard
    • 1 tsp Kosher salt ((start with 1/2 teaspoon, then add more, to taste))
    • Freshly ground pepper

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 8
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 606 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 49 g 75.82%
    • Saturated Fat: 4 g 20.68%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 132 mg 43.86%
    • Sodium: 601 mg 25.04%
    • Calcium: 34 mg 3.43%
    • Potassium: 96 mg 2.73%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 2 mg 12.02%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 7 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 2 g 8.08%
    • Sugar: 5 g
    • Protein: 36 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 2 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 13 g
    • Vitamin A 4.39%
    • Vitamin C 6.2%
    • Vitamin D 0.48%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat8
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat5
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total6 oz-eq

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