Mandarin Chicken Salad Recipe

I am a fan of mandarin oranges and it goes without saying that this Mandarin Chicken Salad is one of my favorites. This salad can sure add a royale touch to your party menu. Check out the recipe of the tongue-tickling Mandarin Chicken Salad.


Difficulty LevelEasyHealth IndexAverage
CourseMain Ingredient


 Chopped cooked chicken3 Cup (48 tbs)
 Minced onion1 Tablespoon
 Salt1 Teaspoon
 Fresh lemon juice2 Tablespoon
 Thinly sliced celery1 Cup (16 tbs)
 Seedless grapes1 Cup (16 tbs)
 Mayonnaise/Cooked salad dressing1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
 Mandarin orange segments/1 cup tangerine sections, drained11 Ounce
 Lettuce leaves8
 Slivered almonds1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs), toasted
 Pitted ripe olives6 , pitted

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 297 Calories from Fat 139

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 16 g24.4%

Saturated Fat 1.3 g6.3%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 8.7 mg

Sodium 431.5 mg18%

Total Carbohydrates 19 g6.3%

Dietary Fiber 2.8 g11.2%

Sugars 11.6 g

Protein 21 g42.9%

Vitamin A 29.1% Vitamin C 36.8%

Calcium 5.9% Iron 3.7%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Combine chicken, onion, salt, lemon juice and celery; refrigerate for several hours.
Combine chicken mixture lightly with grapes and mayonnaise.
Add orange sections and almonds, reserving a few for garnish.
Line J salad bowl with lettuce leaves; fill with chicken mixture.
Garnish with reserved orange sections and almonds and ripe olives.