Chicken Salad with Apples, Grapes, and Walnuts

Chicken Salad with Apples, Grapes, and Walnuts

Jo Stinnett-Junkins 0

"I had chicken breasts left over from a BBQ I had and decided to make a chicken salad. I couldn't find a recipe that I liked so I played around and came up with this. It is delicious!"


25 m servings 307 cals
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Original recipe yields 12 servings



  • Calories:
  • 307 kcal
  • 15%
  • Fat:
  • 22.7 g
  • 35%
  • Carbs:
  • 10.8g
  • 3%
  • Protein:
  • 17.3 g
  • 35%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 41 mg
  • 14%
  • Sodium:
  • 128 mg
  • 5%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. Toss shredded chicken, apple chunks, walnuts, red onion, celery, and lemon juice together in a large bowl.
  2. Whisk vanilla yogurt, salad dressing, and mayonnaise together in a separate bowl; pour over the chicken mixture and stir to coat. Gently fold the grapes into the salad.
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  1. 31 Ratings


I've been making this wonderful salad for a while, with minor changes--I love and use Gala apples, omit onions, and add 'Craisins'. NO MIRACLE WHIP. Eat from bowl, wrapped in tortilla, or on br...

Wow! I have been making this for YEARS , minus the miracle whip, so glad to see someone else also makes and eats this wonderful salad.

Really good! I didn't have and it didn't need Miracle Whip.

Just made this for my husbands lunch. Took the advice of another reviewer and used gala apples and added cranberries. replaced walnuts with pistacios. Put in 1/2 of small red onion and it's not ...

Delicious!! This tastes VERY similar to the chicken salad they make at Arby's, which is exactly what I was looking to duplicate - thanks! As other reviewers mentioned, I left out the Miracle W...

I made it without the Miracle Whip. The onion was a bit overwhelming for me and my hubby, so next time I will either cut the amount half or omit it all together.

Excellent! I didn't have all the ingredients but it was awesome. I had regular yogurt, so used more lemon juice, used sweet onions, red apples and no celery. OK I had to change it but the orig...

Loved this! Was a great summer lunch. Had it over Hawian rolls. Reminds me of the chicken salad summer sandwich from Wendy's. Very good, I have already shared this with family.

So GOOD! I substituted almonds for the walnuts, craisins for the grapes (since I didn't have any) and left out the lemon juice. It's AMAZING!! This recipe will be in heavy rotation for sure!