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Chopped Chicken Salad Recipe

A great way to use last night’s chicken and veggie leftovers in a satisfying chopped chicken salad recipe.



  • 1 bag Fresh Express Green & Crisp salad
  • 2 cups roasted or grilled chicken (internal temperature of 165 degrees F), chopped into bite-size pieces
  • 1/2 cup potatoes, steamed or roasted, chilled and chopped into bite-size pieces
  • 1/2 cup green beans, cooked, chilled, and chopped (or substitute raw sugar snap peas)
  • 1/2 cup carrots, peeled and chopped
  • 1/4 cup celery, chopped
  • 1/4 cup roasted sunflower kernels
  • 1/2 cup grape tomatoes
  • 1/4 cup scallions, sliced


  • Place lettuce mix in a salad bowl, and add in all other ingredients.
  • Make dressing, then gently mix into salad.
  • Divide onto plates and serve.

Dressing Ingredients:

  • 1 small garlic clove, smashed
  • 1/4 teaspoon onion powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 3 Tablespoon sour cream
  • 3 Tablespoon mayonnaise
  • 1 Tablespoon white wine vinegar
  • 1/4 cup buttermilk
  • Freshly ground pepper to taste

Dressing Instructions:

  • Sprinkle the garlic with a pinch of salt, and mash to a paste.
  • In a bowl, whisk together the garlic, onion powder, sour cream, mayonnaise and vinegar.
  • Whisk in the buttermilk, and season with pepper.
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