How to Make Chicken Salad

This Classic Chicken Salad Recipe is made with juicy diced chicken breast, crunchy celery, and a simple mix of creamy mayonnaise and spicy brown mustard. Perfect for summer BBQs, wedding showers, or birthday parties, enjoy this creamy chicken salad recipe sandwiched between a buttery croissant or scooped onto your favorite crackers and pita bread.

Chicken Salad

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What Goes In Chicken Salad?

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Key Ingredients: – Chicken – Celery – Mayo – Brown Mustard Swipe up for the full list!

Transfer the fully cooked and cooled chicken to a large mixing bowl. Shred, chop, or finely dice the chicken.

How To Make Chicken Salad


Add the celery, mayonnaise, mustard, lemon juice (if using), green onions, salt, and black pepper to the chicken. Gently mix until thoroughly combined.


How To Make Chicken Salad

Add additional mayo, if needed, and season with additional salt and black pepper, to taste.


How To Make Chicken Salad

For best results, cover and transfer to the refrigerator to chill for at least 1-2 hours.


How To Make Chicken Salad

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