Lazy Sunday Dish…Honey Chicken Salad

chicken1This is a quick post, no deep story…just a great recipe I thought I would share with my readers. Everybody needs to have a great  chicken salad recipe.  This is mine.  It comes in handy whenever I have leftover chicken or if I need a quick sidedish when entertaining.   Enjoy!


Honey Chicken Salad with Dried Cherries and Candied Walnuts

3 cooked chicken breast, cubed

1/3 cup dried cherries, rougly chopped

1/3 cup candied walnuts, chopped

red seedless grapes, halved

3 cloves garlic, crushed

1/2 cup mayo

1 1/2 tbsp honey

salt and pepper to taste


Mix mayo, honey,  garlic, salt and pepper until well combined.  Place all other ingredients in a bowl and add with mayo dressing.  Serve either by itself or as a sandwich.




  1. September 13, 2009 / 10:54 pm

    That looks delish!

  2. September 15, 2009 / 1:10 am

    that salad looks so gorgeous!

  3. September 15, 2009 / 6:54 am

    I would put this in a wrap and be on my way to a park to have a nice lunch.

  4. September 15, 2009 / 1:51 pm

    Everyone does need a quick chicken salad recipe! Yours sound really sweet and yummy with the honey and candied walnuts. I like mine more tangy with dijon mustard and vinegar. I do also love adding grapes and if I don’t have any on hand, I’ll add some raisins. YUM!

  5. September 15, 2009 / 7:37 pm

    Love the addition of grapes for that extra oomph!

  6. June 22, 2010 / 9:12 pm

    Seafoods are very rich in Iodine too.’:~

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