Fresh, bright, creative, and colorful -- that describes every chicken salad recipe in this best-ever collection! Thanks to the addition of protein-packed lean chicken, most of these salad recipes are hearty enough to serve as a main-dish salad.
Grilled chicken and sauteed mushrooms and green beans share the plate with lettuce, tomatoes, and chilled hard-cooked eggs for that tasty and on-trend warm-cool effect. Add this colorful dish to your regular rotation of quick weeknight chicken recipes.
Succotash -- that colorful combo of sweet corn and lima beans -- adds brightness to this healthy chicken recipe. Just imagine what a head-turner this beauty will be on the summer buffet table.
Cream cheese and salsa are the secrets to the two-ingredient dressing in this chicken salad. How easy is that?
Looking for a shortcut? Give quick-cooking chicken breast tenders a go. Combine them with feta cheese and other Mediterranean-inspired ingredients for a fresh, flavor-packed chicken dinner you can get on the table in 20 minutes.
Open a bag of salad greens, then toss with great-tasting extras such as berries, cheese, nuts, and chicken. Add a splash of dressing and call it dinner! Who knew a chicken salad this creative and colorful could be so easy?
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Fire up the grill for this great chicken salad recipe! Simply arrange the cooked chicken atop fresh greens, then sprinkle with pine nuts, goat cheese, and grapes for a striking, composed salad.
This tasty salad comes together quickly, thanks to deli-roasted chicken and a tangy dressing made from pantry staples.
You know that nutty broccoli salad you've seen and loved on potluck tables? Check out how easy it is to morph it into a fresh and healthy chicken dinner. Low-fat yogurt and light ranch dressing are the keys to making the chicken recipe super quick and reassuringly good for you.
Watch how to boil chicken to add to any recipe that calls for cooked chicken.
Add a little intrigue to tonight's chicken salad recipe with a fascinating (and super simple) mango chutney dressing. Almonds contribute richness and crunch, while the juicy grapes bring extra sweetness.
This healthful salad packs protein from chicken and lots of antioxidants from blackberries. Feta adds creaminess.
Baking chicken breasts is a quick way to add all-white meat to chicken salad recipes. Here's our quick and easy method.
Use a pint jar to show off the sparkle and color of this healthy chicken recipe. Simply layer the lettuce, sweet pepper, and strawberries, and top with a mixture of egg, chicken, green onion, and yogurt dip. Drizzle with a purchased dressing just before serving.
Coconut-crusted chicken tops fresh greens, papaya, and blueberries. A homemade vinaigrette adds a spicy-sweet kick.
Rotisserie chicken is your jump start to this fruit-filled chicken salad. It tastes great tucked into a croissant.
With fresh corn, tomatoes, and cilantro, this chicken salad recipe tastes like summertime in a bowl. Make it in advance and tote it to the office for a healthful and refreshing lunch.
You're just seven ingredients and 20 minutes away from a healthy chicken recipe. To speed things up, purchased Asian-style dressing doubles as a cooking oil and a dipping sauce.