Awesome Chicken Salad

There is a reason why this recipe is named AWESOME Chicken Salad. So good. Can't stop once you start eating. Be sure to use my Herb Mayo Recipe when making this recipe.


Total Time
10 minutes
Simple Tasty Recipes


  1. In a medium bowl, combine all the ingredients. Mix together well. Taste your mixture and add more mustard, mayo, or seasoning to your liking. Mix again.

  2. Serve with crackers, in a sandwich, as a lettuce wrap, or eat it straight with a fork! Enjoy!!

Ingredients for 4+

  • 2 cups
    cooked chicken, shredded
  • 1/2 cup
    herb mayo* (see notes for recipe)
  • 2 tablespoons
    dijon mustard
  • 1/4 cup
    pickled veggies, chopped (pickles, cornichons, jalapeño, carrots, etc.)
  • 1 tablespoon
    pickle juice
  • 1 teaspoon
    celery salt
  • 1 teaspoon
    dill (fresh or dried)
  • 2
    scallions, sliced thin
  • Black pepper, ground (to taste)

Total Time

  • Preparation Time
    10 minutes

Suggested Equipment


I usually use leftover chicken that is seasoned before cooking, i.e. it tastes good on its own. If you use unseasoned cooked chicken, you might need to add salt and extra pepper. Have a look at my Herb Mayo Recipe below. It's perfect for this recipe.

*Herb Mayo: Full Recipe

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