Curry And Raisins Make This Chicken Salad Extra Special
Chicken salad is one of those great salads that can be served as a nice light dinner for the family, or could be a nice side for a big cook out party. But whether you're going out or staying in, adding some curry powder and raisins turns an ordinary chicken salad into something sweet and spicy.
With the amount of chicken we eat in my family from breast to thigh to leg, there always seems to be leftovers crowding up my fridge. The question is, what to do with it before it all goes bad. Sure I could make a delicious chicken sandwich on rye, but how many days in a row can I have the same sandwich? Then there's the standard chicken salad with a little mayo and some celery or onions to give it a little crunch, but I've had that so many times, I want something new.
I've seen curry chicken salad in the case at the deli which always has such a nice flavor, and I knew I had curry powder and raisins on the shelf, so I thought I'd make some of my own. It was so good. The curry gave the dressing a nice tang and the raisins added the perfect pop of sweetness to an otherwise savory salad. So the next time I have leftover chicken in the fridge, I'm definitely going to whip up another batch of curry chicken salad.
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