Salads

Creamy Greek Yogurt Chicken Pasta Salad

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A pasta salad loaded with vegetables some cheese and some bacon, all topped off with a delicious homemade dressing.

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Creamy Greek Yogurt Buttermilk Dressing
3/4 cup plain no fat greek yogurt
1 cup low fat buttermilk
2 tablespoon light mayonnaise
1 roasted garlic clove, minced
1 teaspoon white vinegar
1 teaspoon lemon juice
1/8 teaspoon black pepper

Pasta Salad
16 ounces rotini pasta
2 boneless skinless chicken breasts, cooked and chopped into bite size pieces
1 pint grape tomatoes, cut in half
2 cups small broccoli florets
1 bell pepper, any color, diced
1 cup crumbled queso fresco
4 strips turkey bacon, cooked and crumbled
In a bowl whisk together all of the dressing ingredients. Refrigerate until needed. Cook pasta according to package directions. Drain and rinse with cold water. Transfer pasta to a large bowl. To the...
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Nutritions

Calories
247

Sodium
254mg
10% DV

Fat
9g
14% DV

Protein
14g
29% DV

Carbs
25g
8% DV

Fiber
3g
12% DV

Your search for the best chicken salad recipe stops here! This simple, flavorful combination of tender meat, bright green onions, herbs, and seasoning in a creamy mayonnaise dressing is quick and delicious. Use the easy chicken salad recipe to make sandwiches, or serve it on top of a bed of lettuce with a side of biscuits, rolls, or potato chips. The make-ahead dish is always a favorite!

4 c cooked shredded chicken ( such as rotisserie chicken )
.5 c finely chopped green onion
1 c Duke's mayonnaise
2 t dried tarragon
1/4 t ground black pepper
1/4 t garlic salt
1/4 t onion powder
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  • In a large bowl, toss together the shredded chicken and the green onions.
  • In a separate bowl, stir together the mayonnaise, black pepper, garlic salt, onion powder and tarragon. Add the...
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Nutritions

Calories
557

Sodium
194mg
8% DV

Fat
29g
46% DV

Protein
60g
121% DV

Carbs
3g
1% DV

Fiber
3g
12% DV