Summertime Salad with Honey Dressing
There's nothing like fresh fruit to keep you cool in the summer hear. My family is delighted whenever I serve this refreshing salad. It's also a hit at potlucks.
6-8 ServingsPrep: 20 min. + chilling
- 4 cups cubed cooked chicken
- 1-1/2 cups fresh peach chunks (about 2 peaches)
- 1-1/2 cups fresh pineapple chunks
- 1 cup sliced fresh strawberries
- 1 cup chopped celery
- 3/4 cup Diamond of California Slivered Almonds
- 1/2 cup chopped red onion
- HONEY DRESSING:
- 1 cup mayonnaise
- 3/4 cup peach preserves or orange marmalade
- 1 tablespoon honey
- 2 teaspoons Dijon mustard
- 1/2 teaspoon salt
- In a large bowl, combine chicken, fruit, celery, almonds and onion.
- Mix dressing ingredients in a small bowl. Pour about 1/2 cup (just
- enough to moisten) over chicken mixture; toss to coat. Cover and
- chill salad and leftover dressing for several hours. Add remaining
- dressing just before serving. Yield: 6-8 servings.
Nutritional Facts: 1 serving (2 cups) equals 517 calories, 33 g fat (5 g saturated fat), 72 mg cholesterol, 403 mg sodium,