Cherry Chicken Salad Sandwich

Total Time
Prep 5 mins
Cook 0 mins

I love the combination of textures in this sandwich. Its classic chicken salad changed up with the addition of dried cherries and pecans.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Combine chicken, cherries, pecans, and onion in a bowl.
  2. Mix mayo, yogurt, and lemon juice.
  3. Pour over chicken mixture.
  4. Toss to mix.
  5. Refrigerate salad for 1-2 hours.
  6. Split croissants and divide chicken evenly.
  7. Sprinkle with black pepper before serving.
Most Helpful

4 5

This is my go too sandwich!! I bring them to everything!! I instead of 1/4 cup of mayo I mix 1 tablespoon of Mayo with 1 tablespoon of Miracle whip. I always serve it on Mini- Croissants with Boston Bib!!

4 5

It is good but I would have like some additional flavor, from some spices. This would have gone great with the texture of the sandwich. I threw in a small granny smith apple - peeled, cored and small cubes - which was a personal addition. Next time I will experiment with a touch of curry powder.

5 5

Yum! Instead of pecans, I used cashews. I also added apples to bulk it up a bit. It was awesome! I had it on wheat bread one day and had it on rye bread today. A nutty multi-grain would also be great with this!