Recipes and Cooking Tarragon Chicken Salad with Cranberries 3.9 (14) 1 Review Make this a cranberry almond chicken salad or a cranberry walnut chicken salad, depending on what you have in your pantry. Or, for a twist, transform this chicken salad recipe into a cranberry pecan chicken salad with (you guessed it!) pecans. By BHG Test Kitchen BHG Test Kitchen The Better Homes & Gardens Test Kitchen has been in continuous operation for nearly 100 years, developing and testing practical, reliable recipes that readers can enjoy at home. The Test Kitchen team includes culinary specialists, food stylists, registered and licensed nutritionists, and other experts with Bachelor of Science degrees in food science, food and nutrition, or culinary arts. Together, the team tests more than 2,500 recipes, produces more than 2,500 food images, and creates more than 1,000 food videos each year in the state-of-the-art test kitchen. Learn about BHG's Editorial Process Published on January 5, 2017 Print Rate It Share Share Tweet Pin Email Photo: Jason Donnelly Total Time: 15 mins Servings: 4 Jump to Nutrition Facts Ingredients ½ cup chopped fresh tarragon ¼ cup chopped red onion 1 clove garlic, minced ⅓ cup mayonnaise 1 tablespoon white wine vinegar ¼ teaspoon kosher salt 2 cup chopped cooked chicken ½ cup dried cranberries ¼ cup chopped toasted almonds or walnuts (optional) Toasted sandwich bread, ciabatta buns, or torn mixed greens Directions In a medium bowl stir together the first six ingredients (through salt). Stir in chicken, cranberries, and, if desired, nuts; toss to coat. Serve on bread, in buns, or over greens. Rate it Print Nutrition Facts (per serving) 399 Calories 20g Fat 30g Carbs 24g Protein Show Full Nutrition Label Hide Full Nutrition Label Nutrition Facts Servings Per Recipe 4 Calories 399 % Daily Value * Total Fat 20g 26% Saturated Fat 4g 20% Cholesterol 70mg 23% Sodium 478mg 21% Total Carbohydrate 30g 11% Total Sugars 13g Protein 24g Vitamin C 13.3mg 67% Calcium 60mg 5% Iron 2.6mg 14% Potassium 323mg 7% Folate, total 85mcg Vitamin B-12 0.3mcg Vitamin B-6 0.4mg *The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a food serving contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.