The Best Chicken Salad Ever

The Best Chicken Salad Ever

182 Reviews 7 Pics
  • Prep

    10 m
  • Ready In

    10 m
Richard Rego
Recipe by  Richard Rego

“This is the best chicken salad I have ever had in my life and it is so simple to make.”

New! Find ingredients on sale

  • Tap On Sale, then swipe through different local stores.

  • Look through the ingredients list for store discounts!

This feature is in beta testing. Thanks for your patience as we improve it!

Your ingredient has been saved! Go to Shopping List.

Ingredients

Adjust Servings

Original recipe yields 2 cups

ADVERTISEMENT

Directions

  1. In a food processor, combine the chicken, creamy salad dressing, cole slaw dressing, celery, onion, and salt and pepper. Mix until well chopped.

Share It

Reviews (182)

Rate This Recipe
OMAHAKATE
197

OMAHAKATE

Okay, let me first say that I was skeptical about this recipe-- especially about the puree part, since I'm used to chunky chicken salad. I also thought there wouldn't be enough dressing for the amount of chicken, but I was very wrong on both counts. I boiled the breasts for about 20 minutes to cook, and combined Miracle Whip with T. Marzetti's original slaw dressing. I added the onions and celery, then shredded the cooked breasts and added those. I didn't feel like it needed salt or pepper, so I threw everything into the food processor, chopped it up, and ended up with a baby food-type mush with a slight crunch. I put together 5 sandwiches, threw them in a cooler for a road-trip my boyfriend and I were taking, and all five were gone within an hour. They were so easy and so delicious, and I will never buy chicken salad again. I didn't even need to tweak anything! Throw away your skepticisms and try this recipe-- it's perfect as is.

KIMBACUB
111

KIMBACUB

This IS really delicious!!! I'm a big Miracle Whip fan so I liked the fact that this calls for salad dressing which is why I gave it a try. I have never tried cole slaw dressing and didn't even know they made such an item but I found it in my local shoprite. It added a wonderful flavor!! As another reviewer, I did not "puree" this in a food processor but left it chunky. Yummy recipe! Thanks!

DONKERS1
94

DONKERS1

I love this basic recipe. Do yourself a favor and make the coleslaw dressing...http://salad.allrecipes.com/AZ/ClSlwDrssing.asp, I used Vegenaise (just like mayonnaise) in place of the creamy dressing, added a 1/2 cup of cashews. I fifn't use a food processor because I think it breaks it down too much, just diced into small pieces. This can also be made into a delicious sandwich by adding bacon strips, sliced avocado and provolone or swiss cheese. We couldn't stop eating it!

More Reviews

Similar Recipes

Best Chicken Salad Ever I
(88)

Best Chicken Salad Ever I

Great Chicken Salad
(45)

Great Chicken Salad

Summer Chicken Salad
(40)

Summer Chicken Salad

Chutney Chicken Salad
(38)

Chutney Chicken Salad

Chicken Salad
(35)

Chicken Salad

Best Chicken Salad Ever II
(28)

Best Chicken Salad Ever II

Nutrition

Amount Per Serving (8 total)

  • Calories
  • 103 cal
  • 5%
  • Fat
  • 6.3 g
  • 10%
  • Carbs
  • 3.2 g
  • 1%
  • Protein
  • 7.6 g
  • 15%
  • Cholesterol
  • 26 mg
  • 9%
  • Sodium
  • 141 mg
  • 6%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

Top

<

previous recipe:

Best Chicken Salad Ever I

>

next recipe:

Chicken Salad