Crunchy Chicken Salad

This recipe works as a salad on its own or as a filling for a wrap sandwich.


5 scallions, white and greenparts, finely chopped
1 small fennel bulb, core removed, very thinly sliced
1 'Granny Smith' (or other firm, tart apple), peeled and cored, thinly sliced
2 cups cooked quinoa (or substitute wheatberries, farro, or brown rice)
Meat from 1 whole roasted chicken, roughly chopped, about 3 pounds
1 cup toasted pine nuts
3 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
4 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil
1/3 cup flat-leaf parsley
Kosher or sea salt and freshly ground black pepper


In a large mixing bowl, combine ingredients and toss well to coat. Season with salt and pepper to taste.

Cooking & Recipes


8 Servings

Preparation Time: 

30 Minutes

Start to Finish Time: 

30 Minutes

Leave a Comment