This is a main dish salad, a salad with chicken and cheese. Chicken and cheese can turn many side salads into main dish salads. This is a very good salad.
2 large apples, not peeled but cut into 1/2-inch pieces
1/2 cup slivered almonds
1/2 cup mild cheese such as mozzarella or provolone cut into small cubes
2 stalks celery, sliced
1 large chicken breast, sautéed and cut into strips
For the dressing
1/2 cup sour cream
2 tablespoons honey
1 teaspoon prepared Dijon mustard
1/2 tablespoon lemon juice
1 tablespoon chopped parsley
- Make the dressing first. Mix the sour cream, honey, mustard, lemon juice, and parsley together until it is smooth. Set in the refrigerator to chill.
- Toss the apple pieces, almonds, cheese cubes, celery slices, and chicken pieces together. Mix in the salad dressing. Serve on salad greens.