Chicken Salad Deluxe Recipe


Preparation Time1 Hr 10 MinCooking Time1 Hr 10 Min
Ready In2 Hr 20 MinDifficulty LevelMedium
Health IndexAverageServings6
Main IngredientInterest Group


 Broiler fryer chicken3 Pound (1 Piece)
 Water4 Cup (64 tbs)
 Onion1 Small, sliced
 Celery tops4
 Salt1⁄4 Teaspoon
 Mayonnaise/Salad dressing1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
 Dairy sour cream1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
 Lemon juice1 Tablespoon
 Pepper1⁄4 Teaspoon
 Chopped celery3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
 Onion1 Medium, chopped to make 1/2 cup
 Chopped dill pickle1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
 Paprika To Taste

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 638 Calories from Fat 419

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 47 g71.7%

Saturated Fat 12.2 g60.9%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 185.5 mg

Sodium 399.8 mg16.7%

Total Carbohydrates 9 g3%

Dietary Fiber 2.7 g10.9%

Sugars 4.3 g

Protein 44 g88%

Vitamin A 95.9% Vitamin C 36.2%

Calcium 8.7% Iron 15.5%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


1) In a kettle or Dutch oven, add the chicken, water, sliced onion, celery tops and salt together.
2) Bring to a boil and simmer covered over a low heat for about 1 hour, or until the chicken is tender. Remove from the broth and allow to cool.
3) Skin and bone the chicken, then cut the meat into small pieces and place in a bowl.
4) In a small bowl, blend the mayonnaise or salad dressing, sour cream, lemon juice and pepper together.
5) In the bowl with chicken, add the celery, onion and dill pickle, then add the dressing and toss well to coat.
6) Cover the bowl and place in the refrigerator for at least 1 hour to blend the flavors well.

7) In a lettuce lined salad bowl, spoon the salad, sprinkle with the paprika and serve immediately.