Sam’S Chicken Salad Recipe


Sam's Chicken Salad is a delicious and refreshing dish that is perfect for a light lunch or dinner. This recipe combines tender chicken, crunchy vegetables, and a creamy dressing for a satisfying meal. It's easy to make and can be customized with your favorite ingredients.

Prep Time: 15 minutes Cook Time: 20 minutes


  • 2 boneless, skinless chicken breasts
  • 1/2 cup mayonnaise
  • 2 tablespoons Greek yogurt
  • 1 tablespoon Dijon mustard
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice
  • 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • 1/2 cup diced celery
  • 1/4 cup diced red onion
  • 1/4 cup chopped fresh parsley
  • 1/4 cup chopped walnuts
  • 1/4 cup dried cranberries

Instructions: How to Cook Sam'S Chicken Salad

  1. Preheat the oven to 375°F (190°C).
  2. Season the chicken breasts with salt and pepper, then place them on a baking sheet. Bake for 20 minutes or until cooked through. Let cool, then dice into bite-sized pieces.
  3. In a large bowl, whisk together the mayonnaise, Greek yogurt, Dijon mustard, lemon juice, garlic powder, salt, and pepper.
  4. Add the diced chicken, celery, red onion, parsley, walnuts, and dried cranberries to the bowl. Mix well to combine.
  5. Chill the chicken salad in the refrigerator for at least 30 minutes before serving to allow the flavors to meld together.
  6. Serve the chicken salad on a bed of lettuce, in a sandwich, or with crackers. Enjoy!
This Sam's Chicken Salad recipe is versatile and can be easily customized by adding your favorite ingredients such as grapes, apples, or avocado. It's a great dish to make ahead of time for meal prep or to bring to a picnic or potluck.
Sam'S Chicken Salad Recipe