Salads

Sweet Basil Vinaigrette

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Fresh, sweet, tangy, and easy to make, this dressing will make any salad taste gourmet. It\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\'s great on a green salad, drizzled over fruit, tossed with pasta or on grilled meat.

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2 cups tightly packed fresh basil leaves (about ¼ lb)
1/3 cup rice vinegar
2 cloves garlic
2 TBS honey
1 TBS sugar (optional)
2 tsp Dijon mustard
¾ cup canola oil
¼ tsp kosher salt
¼ tsp freshly ground black pepper
Place basil, vinegar, garlic, honey, sugar if using, and mustard in the jar of a blender. Blend until desired texture is reached (I like a little texture left from the basil). With blender running on low,...
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Nutritions

Calories
138

Sodium
68mg
2% DV

Fat
11g
17% DV

Protein
0.3g
0% DV

Carbs
4g
1% DV

Fiber
0.3g
1% 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