Lemon Pepper Chicken Salad
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A fresh flavored lemon chicken salad that will make any day feel like spring! It's perfectly tangy and delicious.
Recipe type: Chicken, Main Dish
Cuisine: American
Serves: 6 servings
  • 3 cups cooked chicken (1 lb chicken) 6 servings
  • ½ cup mayo (homemade or purchased)
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice
  • lemon zest, from 1 lemon
  • 1/4 teaspoon lemon pepper seasoning
  • 1 stalk celery, diced
  • pinch of salt
  • red onion, diced
  • green onion, sliced
  • slivered almonds
  • dried cranberries
  1. Cut or shred chicken into small pieces.
  2. If shredding chicken it's best to do that while the chicken is warm, but allow any chicken to cool completely before mixing with mayo.
  3. Mix the chicken with mayo then add in the lemon juice along with the lemon zest and lemon pepper seasoning.
  4. Stir in the celery.
  5. Add in any additional items like red onion, green onion, almonds or dried cranberries.
  6. Add salt to taste.
Recipe by Created by Diane at https://www.createdby-diane.com/2021/08/lemon-pepper-chicken-salad.html