PCC Curried Chicken Cashew Salad
- 2 1/2 pounds boneless, skinless chicken breast Add to list
- 1/4 cup olive oil Add to list
- 1/4 pound cashew pieces Add to list
- 1 cup mayonnaise Add to list
- 2 teaspoons curry powder Add to list
- 1 teaspoon minced garlic Add to list
- 1 tablespoon lemon juice Add to list
- 1 teaspoon salt Add to list
- 1/2 bunch celery (about 6 ribs), sliced Add to list
- 3/4 cup frozen peas, thawed Add to list
Preheat oven to 325° F.
Toss chicken in olive oil and place on a sheet tray. Bake for about 30 minutes or until chicken reaches an internal temperature of 165° . Cool. Dice cooled chicken into 1/4- to 1/2-inch cubes.
To toast cashew pieces, bring oven to 350° F. Spread nuts on a cookie sheet and toast for about 4 to 5 minutes. Let cool.
Mix together mayonnaise, curry powder, garlic, lemon juice and salt until dressing is blended. Toss chicken with dressing, celery, cashews and peas.
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