Chinese Chicken Salad in Won Ton Baskets

READY IN: 20mins
Recipe by lazyme

Not sure where I got this recipe, but it sounds simple and fun.

Top Review by adopt a greyhound

Very nice presentation in the baskets, loved the chicken salad and the dressing. I did add more veggies (bean sprouts, red onion, sugar snaps and cilantro). When I make it again, I will make strips of wonton to add to the salad.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Combine sugar, vinegar, the 1/4 cup oil, salt, and brown sugar; mix well.
  2. Pour over chicken, marinate for at least 20 minutes or longer.
  3. Heat oil to 375°F
  4. Place one wonton wrapper in basket ladle, fit another ladle on top wrapper to hold in place.
  5. Deep fry in hot oil until golden brown; drain.
  6. Repeat until all wrappers are made into mini baskets.
  7. Place baskets on a platter lined with lettuce.
  8. Fill each basket with lettuce, chicken, green onion and almonds.
  9. Serve immediately.

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