Total Time
Prep 30 mins
Cook 0 mins

Southern Living; my mom has used this for years and is one of my favorites.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In large bowl, mix together mayo,lime juice, salt,and nutmeg.
  2. Add remaining ingredients except for lettuce leaves.
  3. Mix well.
  4. Chill.
  5. Serve on lettuce leaves.
Most Helpful

My mom used to make this exact chicken salad when I was in college. She would come for a visit and make a big batch for me and my roommates to knosh on. I loved it then and am so happy to find the recipe. She has misplaced hers. I also used half green and half red grapes for color. Looked beautiful and tastes as good as I remember. Thanks.

NellieK March 20, 2004

What a wonderful refreshing salad. I've made it with miracle whip for my personal preference but also with mayo for guests. Also mixed green & red seedless grapes. It is so pretty! I added 1/4 cup coconut flakes for fun once and that was good too. Also good with cashew pieces.

windywood June 15, 2003