Here's the easiest chicken salad recipe that will impress even the pickiest of eaters, made with pistachios and cinnamon to brighten up the dish!
Yield: 6 servings
4.5 from 2 votes

Pistachio Cinnamon Chicken Salad

Prep Time: 10 mins
Total Time: 10 mins
Course: Lunch, Salad
Cuisine: American
Here's the easiest chicken salad recipe that will impress even the pickiest of eaters, made with pistachios and cinnamon to brighten up the dish!

Ingredients

  • 16 oz cooked shredded boneless (skinless chicken breasts )
  • 1 1/2 cups Fat-Free Greek plain yogurt
  • ½ cup pistachios (finely chopped)
  • 1 tsp ground cinnamon
  • 1 tsp fresh lime juice
  • 4 fresh basil leaves (finely chopped)
  • 1 stalk celery (finely chopped)
  • 1/4 tsp sea salt
  • 1/4 tsp freshly ground pepper
  • 2 scallions (finely chopped)

Instructions

  • Shred cooked chicken breast using a fork; place in a large mixing bowl.
  • Add remaining ingredients; gently toss to combine.
  • Transfer to serving bowls.
  • Serve chilled or at room temperature.
  • Sprinkle with additional scallions.

Nutrition

Serving: 1/6, Calories: 177kcal, Carbohydrates: 6g, Protein: 25.5g, Fat: 5.5g, Saturated Fat: 0.5g, Sodium: 178mg, Fiber: 1.5g, Sugar: 3g
Blue Smart Points: 2
Green Smart Points: 4
Purple Smart Points: 2
Points +: 5