Basic Chicken Salad Sandwiches

Basic Chicken Salad Sandwiches

Chicken salad sandwiches are sandwiches filled with a mixture of cooked and shredded chicken, mixed with mayonnaise, and often combined with other ingredients such as celery, onions, and herbs. The chicken salad mixture is typically spread onto slices of bread, often with additional lettuce or tomato, and served cold. It is a popular type of sandwich for quick lunches or picnics.

Basic Chicken Salad Sandwiches

Recipe by Recipe CookCourse: Dinner, LunchDifficulty: Beginner


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  • 1 cup cooked rotisserrie chicken chopped

  • 1/2 tbsp. lemon juice

  • 1/3 cup celery finely sliced, chopped

  • 1/4 cup onion finely sliced, chopped

  • 1/3 cup mayonnaise

  • dash salt and pepper

  • dash paprika


  • Combine ingredients in a mid-size bowl- adding mayonnaise and spices last. Stir mixture until chicken pieces break apart. Serve chicken over lettuce or in sandwiches. Refrigerate any leftovers.