0 from 0 votes
Creamy Crunchy Orange Cashew Chicken Salad - 2018 version
Prep Time
10 mins
Total Time
10 mins
 
Creamy Crunchy Orange Cashew Chicken Salad uses poached chicken thighs, roasted cashews, and pecans, along with a touch of orange zest and juice. It’s simply the best chicken salad, ever!
Course: Sandwich or Salad
Cuisine: American
Servings: 4 - 5 cups
Renee - Kudos Kitchen: Renée - Kudos Kitchen
Ingredients
  • 4 - 5 cups cut up chicken rotisserie chicken works well
  • 1 cup diced celery
  • 2 tablespoons minced shallots
  • ½ cup chopped cashews plus additional for garnish (if desired)
  • ¼ cup dried cranberries
  • 1 teaspoon coarse salt
  • ¼ teaspoon black pepper
  • teaspoons garlic powder
  • 2 teaspoons minced tarragon
  • 1 tablespoon fresh orange zest
  • 2 tablespoons fresh orange juice
  • ½ cup mayonnaise
  • 2 tablespoons honey
Instructions
  1. In a large bowl, mix all the ingredients until well combined.
  2. Cover and chill for at least 60 minutes before serving.
  3. Garnish with additional chopped cashews if desired.