Classic Chicken Salad - This easy recipe is made with simple ingredients and can be ready in just a few minutes. So delicious served on its own or as a classic chicken salad sandwich.
This is an old favorite recipe from way back. Delicious classic flavors are the perfect addition to your next summer picnic or family gathering. Pair it with a fresh garden salad and a yummy dessert like our Easy Peach Cobbler.
Here's What You Need
Notes on Ingredients
- whole rotisserie chicken, cut up - Check out our tutorial on How To Cut A Rotisserie Chicken in Under 3 Minutes.
- mayonnaise - Hellmann's Real Mayonnaise
- celery - Finely diced
- ground black pepper
- red grapes
- red onion
- red or green bell pepper
- dijon mustard
- hard boiled eggs
- Chicken Substitution: Grilled, Pan Fried Cutlets, Stewed, Leftovers
- Mayonnaise Substitution: Vegan Mayo
How to Make It
1. Place cut up chicken in a large bowl.
2. Add mayonnaise.
3. Add celery.
4. Season with salt and ground black pepper.
5. Mix all together.
For extra creamy chicken salad, add in an extra ½ cup of mayonnaise.
What Kind Of Bread To Use
- crescent rolls
- buttermilk biscuits
- white bread
- wheat bread
Freezing and Storing
Freezing: We do not recommend freezing mayonnaise based salads, as the mayo can separate when it thaws.
Storage: Store this Classic Chicken Salad in the refrigerator for 2-3 days.
There you have it. It's as easy as that! We hope you enjoy our super simple, super tasty recipe. Try it and let us know how you like it. We'd love to hear from you!
xo ~ Seanna
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Learn my fabulous way to cut a rotisserie chicken in under three minutes. Makes meal prep so much easier!
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