Spanish Chicken Salad

READY IN: 2hrs 20mins
Recipe by loof751

This tasty chicken salad is a meal on a plate! Recipe adapted from one found at (cook time is chill time)

Top Review by Annacia

This might just be the perfect summer meal. It certainly worked for me :D. It has everything that you could want in it and it's substantial while managing not to overload you. I made a half amount and there was easily enough for 4. This is full of color and tastes great. Made for Spain, ZWT 8.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Dice the potatoes; boil until just tender, then rinse in cold water.
  2. Blanch the asparagus spears in boiling water for 2 minutes; drain and rinse with cold water. Cut into 2-inch pieces.
  3. Chop the red pepper. Slice the radishes and olives.
  4. In a large bowl, toss together the chicken, salami, potatoes, pepper, peas, radishes and olives.
  5. In a smaller bowl, whisk together the sherry, olive oil, vinegar and pepper. Pour over salad and chill.
  6. To serve: Slice the red onion. Chop the hard boiled eggs and fold into the chicken mixture. Line salad bowls with Boston lettuce leaves and fill with the chicken salad. Garnish with asparagus spears, chopped parsley and red onion rings.

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