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Waldorf Chicken Salad (Whole30)

This Waldorf Chicken Salad is the perfect lunch-whether eaten with a fork, on a sandwich, or in a lettuce wrap!

Course Salad
Cuisine American
Keyword waldorf chicken salad
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 23 hours 55 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Servings 10 servings
Calories 150 kcal
Author With Two Spoons


  • 1/2 cup mayonnaise (Whole30 compliant, or make your own!)
  • 1 Tablespoon lemon juice
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 2 cups cooked shredded chicken shredded into bite sized pieces (a rotisserie chicken makes this EASY!)
  • 1 cup grapes halved
  • 1/2 cup apple diced
  • 1/2 cup cashew pieces
  • 1/3 cup celery diced
  • 2 Tablespoons fresh basil chopped
  • lettuce leaves, croissants, crackers for serving


  1. In a large bowl, combine mayonnaise, lemon juice, and salt.

  2. Add chicken, grapes, apples, cashews, celery, and basil.  Stir to combine.

  3. Serve with lettuce leaves to make lettuce wraps, bread or croissants for sandwiches, or crackers for a delicious snack.