Smoked Chicken Salad
A smoked whole chicken is perfect for chicken salad. Deep smokey flavor changes plain chicken salad into something spectacular!
- 3 cups smoked chicken, chopped or minced
- 3/4 cup celery, diced small
- 3/4 cup mayonnaise
- 1/2 teaspoon celery salt
- 1/2 teaspoon dried dill
- 1/2 teaspoon dried parsley optional
- 1/2 teaspoon smoked paprika
- 1/2 teaspoon fresh ground pepper
In the bowl of a food processor add a mix of breast and thigh meat, pulse a few times until the meat is chopped fine.
Measure 3 cups of chopped chicken into a large bowl. Add the finely chopped celery. If desired add 2 or 3 diced green onions.
In a small bowl combine the mayonnaise, celery salt, dried dill, dried parsley, smoked paprika, and pepper.
Pour the dressing over the chicken and celery and stir to combine thoroughly.
Cover and refrigerate for at least an hour.