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Crunchy Orange Chicken Salad

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This gourmet Crunchy Orange Chicken Salad has a sweet and creamy dressing and the crunchiness of almonds and celery. Great for a summertime lunch or dinner.

15 mins. to Prepare

5 mins. Cooking Time

120 mins. Standing Time refrigerating

140 mins. Total

Servings: 6 servings

Difficulty: Intermediate

This recipe is: Low Sodium

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Directions

COMBINE sugar, flour and salt in medium, heavy-duty saucepan; gradually stir in evaporated milk, orange juice and egg. Cook over medium heat, stirring constantly, until dressing just comes to a boil and begins to thicken. Remove from heat. Cover; refrigerate until cool.

COMBINE chicken, celery, nuts, dressing and green onion in large bowl. Gently stir in oranges. Cover; refrigerate for 2 hours. Serve over lettuce.

* NOTE: For a lower-fat version of this recipe, substitute NESTLÉ CARNATION Evaporated Fat Free Milk for Evaporated Milk.
Amount Per Serving
Servings: 6 servings
Calories280
Calories from Fat100
%Daily Value*
Total Fat 11g17%
Saturated Fat 2.5g13%
Cholesterol 105mg34%
Sodium 115mg5%
Carbohydrates 17g6%
Dietary Fiber 2g7%
Sugars 9g
Protein 28g
Vitamin A20%
Vitamin C45%
Calcium15%
Iron6%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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A easy and wonderful tasting salad perfect for luncheon or a lite supper..

This recipe is perfect for a luch meal or a light dinner. Very good.

this recipe is so yummy, being summer (and hot) this made a great lighter dinner

What a refreshing spring and summer dish, we enjoyed this and will make it many more times.

I loved this recipe. Chicken with almonds & mandarin oranges is my favorite salad and this was great!

I found this to be an excellent recipe to use as a lite lunch or snack. Very easy to make and delicious.

MADE THIS FOR A FRIEND'S BABY SHOWER. EVERYONE RAVED! IT'S BECOME MY FAVORITE CHICKEN SALAD RECIPE! MAKES A GREAT APPETIZER SERVED ON PARTY STYLE BREAD OR BETTER QUALITY CRACKERS.

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