This Easy Chicken Salad is made with Rotisserie Chicken making it super fast and easy, the way recipes were meant to be. My daily schedule does not allow much time for whipping up complex recipes midday so an easy chicken salad recipe is my go to.
Since this easy chicken recipe uses rotisserie chicken, it adds a delicious burst of flavor that could only come from rotisserie chicken, making this chicken salad even more wonderful!
All you will need to make this recipe is:
- 2 Cups of Rotisserie Chicken, shredded
- 2 Hard Boiled Eggs
- 1 Tablespoon of Olive Oil
- 1/2 Teaspoon of Thyme
- 1/4 Teaspoon of Italian Seasoning
- 1/2 Teaspoon Salt
- 1/2 Teaspoon of Pepper
- 1/4 Cup of Mayo
- 2 Teaspoons of Spicy Brown Mustard
You can pick up a rotisserie chicken from most grocery stores for right around five bucks, seasoned and ready to eat but if you are more of a do it yourself like me, you can make this rotisserie chicken in less than one hour.
The only other step in making this chicken salad that is time-consuming is making the hard boiled eggs. If you don’t know how to do it don’t worry, I show you how to hard boil an egg here.
This easy chicken salad is made with a rotisserie chicken but it tastes great when using any chicken. You can even cook your chicken in a slow cooker then add it into this chicken salad. There are plenty of flavors added in from the spices so this recipe is still delicious even if you don’t use a rotisserie style chicken.
I just prefer to use a rotisserie chicken, it is one of my favorites, I think I may even like them more than Rush but definitely not as much as Daisy from Girl Interrupted.
Once you have all of your ingredients ready to go, dump them into a bowl and mix everything together.
When mixing in the ingredients do your best to shred the chicken, creating smaller chunks.
Unless you enjoy giant chunks of chicken in your chicken salad because if that is the case, leave those fellas whole and just mix it in gingerly.
No matter which method of cooking chicken you prefer, when mixed with these other ingredients, this easy chicken salad recipe is the perfect quick and delicious lunch to whip up.
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