All Recipes. This tasty chicken salad is filled with flavor. Add apples, onion, 2 tablespoons cider (or juice) and the remaining 1/2 teaspoon each thyme and salt. VIDEO BELOW! Leftover rotisserie chicken, apples, celery, and dried cranberries in a light and creamy dressing,this easy healthy chicken salad with apples and cranberries is a lunchtime favorite. 1. We have been eating for lunches the last couple weeks and the whole family is hooked. Slice the chicken on a diagonal and arrange over the salad. Chopped Salad with Chicken, New York Apples, Cranberries and Champagne Vinaigrette. The contrast of the tart apples, the sweet/tart cranberries, and the toasty pecans is very tasty. 3. Add the remaining 1 tablespoon oil to the pan. This is an excellent way to use leftover chicken—or make the salad with leftover turkey. Chicken with Apples and Cranberries If only this chicken with apples and cranberries recipe had a video, so you could see just how juicy and mouthwateringly delicious the final plate is… A single picture does not do it justice, so we suggest to try it for yourself tonight. Chicken salad can be made a million different ways but this sweet and savory version is one of our favorites. Otherwise I would end up hungry half an hour later. Prep Time 10 minutes. 3 stalks celery, chopped. Leftover rotisserie chicken, apples, celery, and dried cranberries in a light and creamy dressing,this easy healthy chicken salad with apples and cranberries is a lunchtime favorite.Serves: 4Ingredients :2½ cups chopped cooked chicken3 stalks celery, chopped1 cup chopped apple (abou This Broccoli Salad is packed full of delicious, healthy ingredients like sweet apples, crunchy walnuts, and tart cranberries, tossed in a sweet and creamy dressing. https://www.yummly.com/recipes/chicken-salad-with-celery-and-apples This easy cranberry chicken salad recipe is filled with sweet cranberries, crunchy celery and toasted pine nuts – swap pecans or almonds if that’s what you have. Chicken Salad is also one of the most regular meals in my eating rotation (along with Salmon Salad and Egg Salad, my other two favorites).. It’s one of the few savory, healthy foods that doesn’t need to be eaten warm, so it can be packed for lunch, picnics, and potlucks. For a healthier option, you can use Greek yogurt in the dressing and serve the chicken salad on lettuce instead of bread. It's also pretty good as a filling for a chicken salad sandwich. 2. 3 cups cooked shredded chicken/turkey 3/4 cup mayonnaise 3/4 cup chopped celery 3/4 cup chopped pecans 1/2 cup dried cranberries … Cook, stirring often, until the apples and onion are softened, 3 to 4 minutes. Like most chicken salads, this Cranberry Chicken Salad recipe is easy to make and uses common ingredients. Combine the chicken, cubed apples, celery, and cranberries in a medium-sized mixing bowl. Ingredients. How To Make Chicken Salad from Scratch. 186 Ratings. Leftover rotisserie chicken, apples, celery, and dried cranberries in a light and creamy dressing,this easy healthy chicken salad with apples and cranberries is a lunchtime favorite. Serves: 4 Ingredients 2½ cups chopped cooked chicken 3 stalks celery, This Chicken Salad with Cranberries and Apples recipe is the perfect go-to meal during the Summer mainly because it requires little to no cooking, you can make it ahead of time and store it in the fridge, it can be eaten on wraps, croissants or on salad and lastly, it’s so light and refreshing to enjoy when its super-hot out! 2½ cups chopped cooked chicken. ANDREA — January 14, 2014 @ 1:57 PM Reply This sounds so yummy and I plan on making it for my mom and aunts when they come over for a visit and tea. A fully cooked rotisserie chicken or convenient fully cooked chicken breast strips may be used as well. In a separate mixing bowl, mix the mayonnaise, apple cider vinegar, sugar, paprika, and salt to create a dressing. 1 lb(s) (500 g) boneless skinless chicken, cut into strips. Easy to make, especially when using rotisserie chicken toasty pecans is crisp! 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