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Basic Chicken Salad Recipe

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Cup Mayonnaise
1 Tablespoon Lemon juice
Teaspoon ground black pepper
2 Cups chopped, cooked chicken (2 breasts)
(I use rotisserie chicken)
Cup blanched slivered almonds toasted
1 Stalk celery, chopped
2 Tablespoons chopped red onion (optional)

1. Place almonds in a frying pan. Toast over medium-high heat, shaking frequently.
Watch carefully, as they burn easily.

2. In a medium bowl, mix together mayonnaise, lemon juice, onion and pepper.
Toss with chicken, almonds nd celery.




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