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Cherry Chicken Croissants

Total Time

Prep/Total Time: 10 min.

Makes

6 servings

I had a similar chicken salad at a restaurant and created my own version. It may seem like an odd combination, but the ingredients work really well together. My children love it, and it only takes a few minutes to cut everything up—so easy!
Cherry Chicken Croissants Recipe photo by Taste of Home

Ingredients

  • 2 cups diced cooked chicken
  • 3 celery ribs, chopped
  • 1/2 cup dried cherries
  • 1/2 cup chopped walnuts
  • 1/2 cup halved green grapes
  • 8 bacon strips, cooked and crumbled
  • 1/2 cup mayonnaise
  • 6 croissants, split

Directions

  1. In a large bowl, combine the first 7 ingredients. Serve on croissants.

Test Kitchen tip
  • If you don't keep dried cherries on hand, dried cranberries would also taste wonderful.
  • Health tip
  • Croissants make these sandwiches special, but you can switch to whole wheat bread and save nearly 100 calories per serving.
  • Nutrition Facts

    1 sandwich: 616 calories, 39g fat (12g saturated fat), 92mg cholesterol, 613mg sodium, 41g carbohydrate (18g sugars, 3g fiber), 24g protein.

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