Soups & Salads
Crunchy Orange Chicken Salad
- This gourmet Crunchy Orange Chicken Salad has a sweet and creamy dressing and the crunchiness of almonds and celery. Great for a summertime lunch or dinner.
NESTLÉ® CARNATION® Evaporated Milk 12 oz
- 2 tablespoons granulated sugar
- 1 tablespoon all-purpose flour
- 1 teaspoon salt (optional)
- 2/3 cup (5 fluid-ounce can) * NESTLÉ® CARNATION® Evaporated Milk
- 1/3 cup orange juice
- 1 large egg, well beaten
- 3 cups cooked, chopped, boneless, skinless chicken breast meat
- 3 large stalks celery, thinly sliced
- 3/4 cup sliced almonds, toasted
- 2 tablespoons sliced green onion
- 1 can (11 ounces) Mandarin oranges, drained
- Lettuce leaves (optional)
Combine sugar, flour and salt in medium, heavy-duty saucepan; gradually stir in evaporated milk, orange juice and egg. Cook over medium heat, stirring constantly, until dressing just comes to a boil and begins to thicken. Remove from heat. Cover; refrigerate until cool.
Combine chicken, celery, nuts, dressing and green onion in large bowl. Gently stir in oranges. Cover; refrigerate for 2 hours. Serve over lettuce.