Chicken salad may be a classic, but these new recipes bring fresh interpretation. From curried-almond to sesame-ginger renditions, these easy chicken salad recipes shake up the status quo.
This Asian-inspired main dish chicken salad can be served cold or warm.
This hearty chicken-pasta dinner salad takes on worldly flavors of papaya and curry. Choose a fresh papaya--free from bruises and soft spots--that is at least half yellow and feels somewhat soft when pressed. If it feels firm, ripen at room temperature 3 to 5 days until yellow to yellow-orange.
This layered chicken salad can be prepared up to 24 hours in advance. Try it the next time you need a potluck main dish. For less spice, use plain Monterey Jack cheese.
Make a favorite takeout dish at home in under 20 minutes with this flavorful noodle dish. You'll love the flavorful sauce of creamy coconut milk, fresh cilantro and lime juice, and peanut butter.
These classic antipasto ingredients are dressed with olive oil vinaigrette for a tasty picnic or potluck dish.
When retesting this reliable main-dish salad recipe, likely a forerunner of taco salad but with ham and chicken rather than beef, Better Homes and Gardens Test Kitchen cooks thought it needed more zip. To replace the original one Anaheim pepper, an entire can of chile peppers is called for.
Make this chicken dish ahead and serve on days when there's no time to spend in the kitchen.
Fresh pineapple, jicama, and carrot highlight this healthy summer chicken salad.
Pasta steps in for steamed rice in this Asian-inspired main dish salad. Take it to a potluck or cookout.
Call on deli-roasted chicken or leftovers to make this chilled and crunchy salad. If you like, stir in a minced red serrano chile pepper before chilling.
With fewer than 200 calories per serving, this chicken salad recipe remains hearty and flavorful. To store watercress, place stems down in 1/2 inch of fresh water. Loosely cover and refrigerate up to 1 week.
This quick chicken salad calls for deli-roasted chicken, bottled dressing, packaged greens, and feta cheese. It's ready to serve in 20 minutes!
With enticing colors and a mix of fruity-sweet flavor and vinegar tang, this salad is perfect special-luncheon fare. For added crunch, top with croutons.
Packed with the flavors of summer, this main-dish chicken salad is topped with a strawberry dressing.
Chicken Caesar Egg Sandwich
Couscous is a good substitute for rice or polenta. It cooks quickly, which helps get this chicken meal on the table fast.
Easy preparation makes this updated coleslaw salad perfect to pack and carry to a potluck.