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Bowl of chicken salad with grapes and walnuts

Chicken Salad With Grapes And Walnut Recipe

Chicken salad with grapes and walnuts has the classic taste of American salads. You will enjoy its creamy texture with the tenderness of chicken and crispy veggies and fruits. Try this salad with lettuce and sandwiches.
4.86 from 7 votes
Prep Time 15 mins
For chicken 12 mins
Total Time 27 mins
Course Salad
Cuisine American
Servings 4
Calories 515 kcal


Pan or a pot
Large Bowl


  • 2 cups Shredded chicken
  • 1/2 cup Walnuts
  • 2/3 cups Mayonnaise
  • 2 tablespoon fresh parsley
  • 1/2 cup Grapes
  • 1/2 cup Celery
  • 1/2 teaspoon Koshar salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon Pepper
  • 1 Lemon (juiced)
  • 1 tablespoon Dijon mustard
  • 2 Onions


For Shredded Chicken

  • Place chicken (or chicken breasts) in a wide pot or pan. Cover about an inch of chicken with cold water. Season the water with salt, parsley, onion, shallots, garlic, peppercorns, and lemon slices.
  • Turn the heat to medium until it reaches a gentle simmer. Then, cover the pan and let the chicken simmer for 8-12 minutes. Remove the chicken and shred it using two forks.

For Salad

  • Add sliced and diced onion, celery, parsley, and grapes to a large bowl.
  • Add mayonnaise and Dijon mustard to the bowl. Sprinkle salt and pepper along with roasted walnuts into the bowl. Mix it well.
  • Add lemon juice and combine the mixture in the bowl.
  • Your chicken salad with grapes and walnut is ready.



  • If you want a mayo-free version of this salad, try sour cream or Greek yogurt.
  • You can also add fruits like dried apricots, chopped apples, or strawberries.
  • You can also use chopped chicken into smaller pieces in the salad.


Calories: 515kcal | Carbohydrates: 14g | Protein: 21g | Fat: 42g | Saturated Fat: 7g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 25g | Monounsaturated Fat: 9g | Trans Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 68mg | Sodium: 347mg | Potassium: 437mg | Fiber: 3g | Sugar: 7g | Vitamin A: 304IU | Vitamin C: 22mg | Calcium: 58mg | Iron: 2mg
Keyword American cuisine, Chicken, Chicken salad with grapes and walnuts
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