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Tarragon Chicken Salad II

Tarragon Chicken Salad II

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This is a very good chicken salad recipe I learned from my grandmother. Even children will enjoy this one.

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  • Calories:
  • 581 kcal
  • 29%
  • Fat:
  • 45.8 g
  • 70%
  • Carbs:
  • 27.7g
  • 9%
  • Protein:
  • 17.9 g
  • 36%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 64 mg
  • 21%
  • Sodium:
  • 385 mg
  • 15%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Lightly grease a medium baking dish.
  2. Arrange the chicken in the baking dish, cover, and bake 25 minutes in the preheated oven, until juices run clear. Remove from heat, cool, and shred.
  3. In a large bowl, mix the shredded chicken, celery, tarragon, parsley, mayonnaise, raisins, and onion. Refrigerate 1 hour, or until chilled, before serving.
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rookieswife
38
10/12/2004

This is a very good chicken salad recipe. Don't hesitate to use it. Next time I will only put 1 cup of Mayonnaise. I mixed in about 3/4 cup of the red onion because my children don't like onions and I added a handful (approximately 1/2 cup) of Dry Roasted Pine Nuts. I'll bet cashews would be good in it if you don't have the pine nuts. My kids loved it and didn't say anything about the onions. Wow...what an accomplishment!

JDVMD
25
4/16/2005

I really enjoyed this one. Very subtle flavor that would be liked by most. Used canned chicken from Sam's Club.

robepp
23
10/5/2010

I rate recipes based on how they work when done by the book. This one needed substantial tweaking. Halve the mayo and mix. Add more mayo as needed. Hint: More finely-chopped chicken needs more mayo. Reduce the chopped parsley to 1/2 cup. I had to use dried tarragon which I increased to 1 tbsp. Dice the celery so it's less distracting. Consider swapping halved red grapes for the raisins. Not including salt and pepper is a big oversight. Use a pinch of each. Mix well and refrigerate at least several hours or overnight for the flavors to blend.