Chicken Waldorf Salad
Here is a basic and dependable recipe for a a classic Waldorf salad. Perfect for luncheons.
- 1 lb boneless, skinless chicken breasts or thighs
- 1 crisp red apple (such as Harrelson or Braeburn)
- 1 crisp green apple (such as Granny Smith)
- 3/4 cup chopped celery
- 2 6 oz cartons fat-free orange or vanilla yogurt
- 1/2 cup fat-free mayonnaise
- 1/4 cup walnuts
- 4 cups shredded lettuce
- Lightly salt and pepper chicken, if desired.
- In large skillet, combine chicken and 3/4 cup water. Bring to a boil. Cover; reduce heat to medium. Cook 8 to 12 minutes or until internal juices run clear. Drain; set aside to cool slightly. Meanwhile, core apples and cut into bite-sized pieces. Cut chicken into bite-sized pieces. In large bowl, combine chicken and remaining ingredients; mix well.
- Serve immediately, or cover and refrigerate until ready to serve. Serve chicken mixture on shredded lettuce. Serve with poppy seed or raspberry muffins, if desired.
Calories from Fat 79 (32%)
(14%)Total Fat 9g
(7%)Saturated Fat 1g
Polyunsaturated Fat 5g
Monounsaturated Fat 2g
Total Carbohydrate 22g
(9%)Dietary Fiber 2g
Sugar Alcohols 0g
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