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Orange Chicken Salad Recipe

Orange Chicken Salad Recipe

The refreshing taste of orange makes this chicken salad quite different from all the others I've tried over the years. I enjoy garnishing this salad with orange slices...it's an attractive, colorful look for spring. -Stephanie Bishop, Winston-Salem, North Carolina
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 10 min. YIELD:2 servings

Ingredients

  • 2 cups cubed cooked chicken
  • 1/2 cup diced celery
  • 1/2 cup diced green pepper
  • 1 tablespoon finely chopped onion
  • 1/2 cup mayonnaise
  • 1 tablespoon orange juice
  • 1/8 teaspoon grated orange peel
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt
  • Lettuce leaves, optional

Directions

  • 1. In a bowl, combine the chicken, celery, green pepper and onion. Add mayonnaise, orange juice and peel and salt; mix well. Cover and refrigerate until serving. Serve on lettuce if desired. Yield: 2 servings.

Nutritional Facts

1 serving (1-1/2 cups) equals 686 calories, 54 g fat (9 g saturated fat), 145 mg cholesterol, 595 mg sodium, 5 g carbohydrate, 1 g fiber, 41 g protein.

Wine Pairings

Light-Bodied White Wine

Enjoy this recipe with a light-bodied white wine such as Sauvignon Blanc or Pinot Grigio.