Apple-Raisin Chicken Salad – 2010 1st Place : Main Dish
Congratulations to Tammy Love for winning 1st Place in the Main Dish category.
Apple-Raisin Chicken Salad
2 medium red apples, cut up (such as Red Delicious)
1 tablespoon orange juice (or lemon juice)
2 cups cooked chicken; cut up
1/2 cup raisins
1/2 cup chopped pecans
1/4 cup chopped sweet bell pepper
1 stalk of celery, cut into small pieces
1/3 cup sweet pickle cubes
1/4 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon black pepper
1/2 teaspoon poultry seasoning
1/4 teaspoon apple pie seasoning
1 tablespoon granulated sugar
1/2 cup mayonnaise
- In a large bowl, toss apples and orange juice together thoroughly.
- Stir chicken, raisins, bell pepper and pickle cubes in with the apples. Set aside.
- In a smaller bowl combine salt, pepper, poultry seasoning, apple pie seasoning, sugar and mayonnaise.
- Add mayonnaise mixture to chicken. Stir to mix. Refrigerate if not planning to serve immediately. Serve on bread or crackers.