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classic chicken salad

Classic Chicken Salad

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This simple yet flavorful dish is made with cooked chicken, celery, pickles, and a mixture of mayo and Durkee famous sauce. Perfect for all year round, this classic chicken salad can be served as a quick and easy lunch or a meal prepped for the week ahead.

  • Total Time: 15 minutes


  • 3 cups cooked chicken, chopped
  • 1 cup celery, chopped
  • ½ cup sweet pickles, chopped (or sweet pickle relish)
  • 1 cup mayonnaise (or less, enough to make moist)
  • 1 Tablespoon Durkee Famous Sauce
  • ¼ teaspoon salt, to taste
  • ⅛ teaspoon pepper, to taste

Optional Serving Additions

  • Bread, sliced
  • Tomato, sliced
  • Lettuce
  • Whole Grain Crackers


  1. Cook and chop chicken. Chop celery and pickles.
  2. Combine all ingredients into a large bowl, or chop together in a food processor.
  3. Serve on bread as a sandwich with lettuce and tomato. Or serve with whole grain crackers.