Hot Eats and Cool Reads: Crunchy Poppyseed Chicken Salad Recipe

Apr 29, 2013

Crunchy Poppyseed Chicken Salad Recipe

The perfect side for a picnic or BBQ! Also a great lunch! Crunchy Poppyseed Chicken Salad Recipe from Hot Eats and Cool Reads



Hello lovelies! Happy Monday! I hope everyone had a wonderful weekend. It was so beautiful here in central Minnesota. 


A friend and I stayed at a hotel downtown over the weekend and tried out an awesome restaurant called The White Horse. I will be posting a review on the blog sometime this week!

Our city is finally getting some new and different restaurant options and I really love stopping at them and trying some new food!

Today's recipe is for Crunchy Poppyseed Chicken Salad! LOVED this recipe!! 

I have a huge stack of Kraft magazines laying around that I never use, so I decided to cut out all of the recipes I like, and file them away so I can actually make them someday. 

I have file folders all organized by sides, beef, drinks etc so that when I'm looking for something new to make I can easily find them. I also have a huge collection of cookbooks for inspiration.

This would be the perfect addition to a BBQ or picnic. I love all of the flavors, they blend so well together! Enjoy!!


Crunchy Poppyseed Chicken Salad
by Sheena

Ingredients
  • 12 ounce bag broccoli slaw
  • 1 large bell pepper, diced
  • 2 cups carrots, shredded
  • 1- 8 ounce can pineapple chunks, drained
  • 2 cups cooked chicken breast, diced
  • 1 cup creamy poppyseed dressing
  • 1/3 cup sunflower seed kernels
  • black pepper, as desired
Instructions
Combine all ingredients except dressing and sunflower seeds in a large bowl.

Add dressing, toss to coat.

Sprinkle with sunflower seeds. Refrigerate until serving.
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The perfect side for a picnic or BBQ! Also a great lunch! Crunchy Poppyseed Chicken Salad Recipe from Hot Eats and Cool Reads

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13 comments:

  1. oh wow...that looks mighty deliscous, perfect for a summer bbq. thanks for sharing. Stopping by from the All My Bloggy Friends Blog Hop

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  2. Thanks for sharing this one. Love the broccoli slaw. This would be good when it finally gets warmer. I'm waiting. So is my garden.

    Have a great day,
    Linda
    thecontessa@tumbleweedcontessa.com

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    1. You're welcome, Linda! I think after making this recipe, broccoli slaw is a new favorite! Thanks for stopping by!

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  3. This sounds fantastic. Love the mix of flavors in the salad. Sounds perfect for a potluck or BBQ.

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  4. I'm not a big salad lover, but you dress it up with all these yummy ingredients and I'll have seconds! Looks amazing. What a great summertime dish. Thanks so much for linking up at Weekend Potluck.

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    1. Thanks so much, Marsha!! Love linking up with you ladies every week :)

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  5. Sounds like a great addition to a potluck! Thanks for linking up at the Tried and True Party! http://rediscovermom.blogspot.com/2013/05/tried-and-true-recipes-11.html

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  6. Sheena - this yummy salad is my personal favorite at Weekend Potluck today. C'mon over and grab your featured button....and enjoy a wonderful weekend!!

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    1. Thanks SO much for the feature, Marsha! I appreciate it! :)

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