Nutritionist Corner Recipe: Chicken Salad
Posted Jun 29th, 2015
2 Tablespoons lemon juice
1/2 cup mayonnaise (store bought or homemade, see recipe on blog)
1/2 teaspoon salt
3 1/2 cups diced chicken
1 cup finely diced celery
3/4 cup red grapes, halved
1/3 cup slivered almonds, toasted
Toast slivered almonds in a sauté pan, stirring occasionally, for 5 minutes. Remove almonds from pan and set aside. Combine lemon juice, mayonnaise and salt. Vigorously whisk the 3 ingredients together in a bowl. Gently stir in chicken, celery and grapes. This mixture can be made ahead and stored in the refrigerator for up to two days. Add almonds just before serving.
The chicken salad can be served in bib lettuce cups.