"The tradition of Italian cooking is that of the matriarch. This is the cooking of grandma. She didn't waste time thinking too much about the celery. She got the best celery she could and then she dealt with it."--Mario Batali
This recipe for Lemon Pepper Chicken Salad, by Judy Hester, is from Eagles in the Kitchen,
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6 cooked or grilled boneless skinless chicken breast halves (or 1 rotisserie chicken) 3 T. honey 3 T. Dijon mustard 3 T. mayo 2 tsp lemon zest 1 ½ tsp lemon pepper 1/2 tsp poppy seeds 1/2 tsp garlic powder 1 cup red grapes halved 1/2 C. cashews or sunflower seeds (unsalted)
Mix all ingredients well except chicken, grapes and cashews/sunflower seeds. Add to chicken. Add grapes/nuts just before serving.
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