Citrus Basil Grilled Chicken Salad

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Citrus Basil Grilled Chicken Salad


  • 4 C. grilled chicken breast diced
  • 1/2 C. Celery minced
  • 2 T. fresh basil leaves chopped
  • 1/4 C. slivered almonds or choped pecans
  • 1/2 C. sour cream
  • 1/2 C. Mayonnaise
  • 1 tsp. fresh lemon juice
  • 1 tsp. fresh orange juice
  • 1/2 tsp. salt
  • 1/4 tsp. ground black pepper


  • In a medium bowl, combine chicken, celery, basil and nuts.
  • In a small bowl mix together sour cream, mayonnaise, lemon and orange juices, salt and pepper.
  • Add to the chicken mixture, tossing gently to coat.
  • Cover and chill for 30 minutes before serving.