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Pecan Chicken Salad Recipe

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3 lbs. boneless, skinless chicken breasts
3 cups water
1 teaspoon chicken bouillon
1 lb. seedless green grapes, diced
1 cups pecan halves, chopped into small pieces
1 cup celery, diced
1 cup fresh dill, chopped
1 cup sour cream
1 cup mayonnaise
Salt and pepper, to taste

Preheat oven to 350. Arrange the chicken breast in a single layer in a shallow baking dish. Bring the water to a boil and add bouillon. Stir to dissolve. Pour enough bouillon in the baking dish to just cover chicken breast. Lay a sheet of aluminum foil over chicken and bake 30 minutes. Allow the chicken to cool in the liquid; then discard the liquid.

In a large. Owl, shred the chicken into bite sized pieces. Add the grapes, pecans, celery and chopped dill and toss well.

In a separate bowl, mix the sour cream and mayo. Toss into chicken salad. Season with salt and pepper. Cover and refrigerate for at least 2 hours before serving. Enjoy!




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