This completes my series on Summer Picnic.  Remember the Potato SaladSour Cherry & Pecan Cookies with Chocolate Chips and Watermelon Lemonade?  While those three are quite delicious together, you probably need some protein – and that’s where this chicken salad comes in.

Rotisserie Chicken Salad with Grapes and Apple 
(Adapted from Whole Foods Market Recipe)



1/2 cup mayonnaise
1/2 cup sour cream
1 tablespoon apple cider vinegar
1 tablespoon honey
1 tablespoon lemon juice
2 teaspoons poppy seeds
Salt and freshly ground pepper to taste


1 rotisserie chicken
2 cups red seedless grapes
1 green apple, cored and diced
3 stalks celery, peeled and finely diced
3/4 cup almonds, chopped and toasted
1/4 cup sliced green onions


1.  Whisk together mayonnaise, sour cream, vinegar, honey, lemon juice, poppy seeds, salt and pepper.

2.  Remove the skin from the chicken and pull meat off the bones. Roughly chop the chicken into bite-size pieces. Combine chicken, grapes, apple, celery and dressing.  Refrigerate for several hours.

3.  Once refrigerated, add almonds and onion.  Serve.

What do you like in your chicken salad?

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