Delicious Chicken Salad The Healthy Way

When making chicken salad, I have to say, that seasoning your chicken well or using a rotisserie chicken is going to give you the best tasting chicken salad ever.

Using a rotisserie will also save you time, and the flavor is amazing. Just remember to use or add the chicken after it's been chilled.

Ingredients

Low fat mayonnaise 1/4 Cup (4 tbs)
Plain greek yogurt 1/4 Cup (4 tbs)
Fresh lemon juice 1 Teaspoon
Salt and pepper To Taste
Garlic powder 1/4 Teaspoon
Cooked chicken breast 2 Cup (32 tbs) , chopped into bite size pieces
Celery 1 , finely diced
Green onion 1 , finely diced
Raw cashews 1/4 Cup (4 tbs) , chopped
Fresh parsley 1 Tablespoon , chopped
Red grapes 30 , halved

Directions

MAKING

In a large bowl, whisk together low fat mayonnaise, plain Greek yogurt, fresh lemon juice, salt and pepper and garlic powder.

Add in the chicken, celery, green onion, cashews and parsley. Toss well.

Add in the red grapes and toss again.

SERVING

Serve the salad over the lettuce and avocado.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy
Servings: 3

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 417Calories from Fat 212

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 24 g36.9%

Saturated Fat 5 g25%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol

Sodium 676 mg28.17%

Total Carbohydrates 34 g11.3%

Dietary Fiber 1 g4%

Sugars 9 g

Protein 19 g38%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet