Add spice and an oriental flavor to chicken salad for an exciting snack or light meal. This chicken salad recipe is made even more scrumptious with the addition of grapes. Full of flavor, color, texture and wonderful aroma, curried chicken salad with grapes is an unforgettable treat that works as a unique and elegant appetizer or for very healthy meals.
This is quite a simple and quick chicken recipe to make and can take a few minutes. Make this as a last-minute dish to surprise and delight guests. To make this, all you need is a cup of cooked chicken, diced celery, seedless green grapes, lemon juice, salt, black pepper, curry powder, mayonnaise, or salad dressing. You simply toss the entire ingredients together, chill it in the fridge and it is ready for serving.
Ingredients: 1/4 tsp. salt, 1/2 tsp. coarse ground black pepper, 2 tsp. curry powder, 6 tbsp. mayonnaise or salad dressing
Preparation Instructions: In a mixing bowl, combine all ingredients, tossing lightly. Chill before serving.
There are many ways to serve chicken salad. You can serve it on a bed of crisp lettuce or mix it with freshly cooked macaroni or pasta. You can also use it as a sandwich filling and enjoy it as a flavorful snack. Curried chicken salad can also be used as a filling for pita bread or crepes and can be mixed with boiled and cubed potatoes to make chicken and potato salad. Instead of green seedless grapes, you can also use raisins soaked in water and drained well before combining with the other ingredients.
Use leftover salad dressing and add it to this chicken salad. Leftover chicken will work wonderfully for this recipe. If you have leftover roast chicken or grilled chicken, take them off the bone and dice them into cubes or shred them to pieces to make this recipe. Chicken leftover from making stock also make a perfect curried chicken sandwich.