This cranberry chicken is one of the best things you can have on a crisp fall day. It’s simple and delicious, with a creamy old-fashioned dressing. You can have it as a main course or make a to-die-for sandwich with dinner rolls or buttery croissants.-style
Simple Cranberry Chicken Salad
celery to the salad if you want to. However, this recipe is not complicated and uses clean, crisp flavors of the apple, lemon, and nuts to hit the right spot. If you get lucky with a good batch of in the fall, go ahead and make this salad with leftover chicken. For a kid-friendly version, skip the and throw in some macaroni and mix well.and may possibly be the best combination after and cranberries! Feel free to add a bit of
Cranberry Chicken Salad
- 2 cups cooked cubed chicken breast
- 1/2 cup dried cranberries
- 1 cup cubed apple Red Delicious or Granny Smith
- 1/4 cup nuts coarsely chopped
- 1/2 cup mayonnaise
- 2 tbsp lemon juice
- 1 tsp Dijon mustard
- 1/4 tsp salt
- 1/4 tsp black pepper
- In a large bowl, add the chicken, cubed apple, dried cranberries, and nuts of your choice.
- In a smaller bowl, whisk together the mayonnaise, lemon juice, Dijon mustard, salt, and pepper. Mix till it becomes a creamy dressing.
- Pour the dressing over the chicken and then toss well to coat the salad.
- While you can have it right away, the flavors blend well when the salad is refrigerated for a couple of hours. Enjoy this classic fall salad!
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