How to make Golden Chicken Salad -

Poached chicken and golden apple dressed with skimmed milk yogurt.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This recipe is from the book Khazana of Healthy Tasty.

Main Ingredients : Chicken breast (चिकन ब्रेस्ट ), Golden Apples (गोल्डन ऐपल )

Cuisine : American

Course : Salads

Golden Chicken Salad

Golden Chicken Salad Recipe Card


Hindi: murgh
Be a kid or a teenage or an adult or an oldie, chicken lovers trend all over the world at all times! One meat that is a favourite of all beyond belief! When cooked, it can be presented in many guises. Sauté it, fry it, toss it, bake it, steam it – eat it the way you want to. Whatever its form may be upon being cooked, its flavour may change but its flesh remains high in protein, low in fat and can be digested easily.

Prep Time : 11-15 minutes

Cook time : 6-10 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Tangy

Ingredients for Golden Chicken Salad Recipe

  • Chicken breast 1/2 inch pieces 4 medium

  • Golden Apples 1/2 inch pieces 4 medium

  • Lemon juice 2 teaspoon

  • Lettuce leaves placed in ice water 8-10

  • Walnut kernels 8-10

  • Skimmed milk yogurt 1 cup

  • Pineapple 1/2 inch pieces 2 slices

  • Celery chopped 1 inch stalk

  • Salt to taste

  • White pepper powder to taste


Step 1

Poach the chicken in salted water, drain and then cool thoroughly. Add lemon juice to the apple pieces and mix well. Wash the lettuce leaves and soak in chilled water. Soak the walnuts in hot water for a few minutes.

Step 2

Reserve a few walnut kernels for garnishing and chop the rest. Hang the skimmed milk yogurt in a muslin cloth for about fifteen minutes to remove excess fluid. Mix chicken, apples, pineapple, chopped walnuts and celery.

Step 3

Add the drained yogurt, salt, white pepper powder and mix well. Spread lettuce leaves on a serving dish and arrange the salad on them. Garnish with walnut kernels and serve.

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