Chicken Chopped Salad Recipe
- 2 cups chopped or torn mixed salad greens
- 2 cups chopped cooked chicken
- 1 cup chopped celery
- 1 can (15-1/4 ounces) peaches, drained and chopped
- 1 cup chopped sweet red or yellow pepper
- 1/3 cup thawed limeade concentrate
- 1/4 cup canola oil
- 2 tablespoons white vinegar
- 2 to 3 tablespoons minced fresh cilantro
- 1-1/2 teaspoons minced fresh gingerroot
- 1/4 teaspoon salt
- 1/2 cup dry roasted peanuts
- 1. In a large salad bowl, combine the first five ingredients. In a jar with a tight-fitting lid, combine the limeade concentrate, oil, vinegar, cilantro, ginger and salt; shake well. Pour over salad and toss to coat. Sprinkle with peanuts. Yield: 6 servings.
Reviews for Chicken Chopped Salad
"I've sometimes substituted mango for peaches and added jicama for crunch."
"I just made this salad for a girls weekend at the lake and everyone just loved it. The dressing was fantastic."
"I enjoyed this, but it seemed to be too much dressing. So I just added some more lettuce. Lots of good flavor!"
"We substituted strawberries for the peaches, and it was awesome!! Got rave reviews from everyone at a potluck."
Light-Bodied White Wine
Enjoy this recipe with a light-bodied white wine such as Sauvignon Blanc or Pinot Grigio.