Jason's Deli is a favorite restaurant that make a delicious chicken salad. What is their secret? It is crushed pineapple and almond slivers. You can make this slightly sweet chicken salad in no time. This can be eaten in a sandwich, or alone on a bed of lettuce. Everyone will ask how you make this delicious chicken salad recipe.
|Cooked chicken breast||1 1/2 Pound|
|Canned crushed pineapple||1/2 Cup (8 tbs) , drained|
|Mayonnaise||1/2 Cup (8 tbs)|
|Almond slivers||1/4 Cup (4 tbs)|
|Ground black pepper||1/2 Teaspoon|
Shred chicken into fine pieces.
In a medium bowl, combine chicken, pineapple, mayonnaise, almond slivers, salt, and pepper. Stir until mixture is uniform.
Cover and refrigerate for 1 hour before serving.
Serve over the lettuce leaves.
This stays fresh for 2 to 3 days in the refrigerator.
If you do not want to drain your pineapple you don't need to, but you will need to reduce the amount of mayonnaise by at least a tablespoon.