News From Terre Haute, Indiana

Food

August 26, 2012

TRIED 'N' TRUE: Orange Chicken Salad, for when it’s too hot for the oven

When it’s hot outside, we don’t want the oven on inside.

This chicken salad is good to serve at a luncheon. Gene and I like to have this as a light lunch. This will keep Gene’s sugar level where it is supposed to be, and I use the lettuce out of Gene’s garden. I also use Gene’s tomatoes to stuff. You can use vegetables from the garden — green onions, green peppers etc. They all give a little different taste. Hope you enjoy this.

Orange Chicken Salad

4 cups cooked, cubed chicken breast

1 cup coarsely chopped pecans, toasted

1⁄2 cup chopped celery

1⁄2 cup sour cream

1⁄2 cup mayonnaise

1⁄8 teaspoon pepper

1⁄4 teaspoon salt

4 medium naval oranges, peeled and sectioned.

Lettuce (romaine) optional

Assorted crackers

• In a large bowl combine chicken, pecans and celery.

• Combine mayonnaise, sour cream, salt and pepper.

• Pour over chicken and toss to coat.

• Fold in orange sections.

Serve on lettuce lined plates with crackers.

Jackie Lindley is a great-grandmother and retired Clark County, Ill., farmer. Send comments and recipes to her at 20472 E. 500th Road, West Union, IL 62477.

 

1
Text Only | Photo Reprints
Food
Latest News
Multimedia

Like us on Facebook!
Front page
AP Video
Ukraine: Military Recaptures Eastern Airport NASA Showcases Lunar Eclipse Pistorius Cries During Final Cross-Examination Raw: Kan. Shooting Suspect Faces Judge Tributes Mark Boston Bombing Anniversary Raw: Storm Topples RVs Near Miss. Gulf Coast Raw: Horse Jumping Inspires 'Bunny Hop' US Supports Ukraine's Efforts to Calm Tensions Raw: Fatal Ferry Boat Accident First Women Move to Army Platoon Artillery Jobs Police: Woman Stored Dead Babies in Garage Michael Phelps Set to Come Out of Retirement India's Transgenders Celebrate Historic Ruling The Boston Marathon Bombing: One Year Later New Tactic Deployed in Search for Plane Suspect in Kansas Shootings Faces Murder Charges Popular Science Honors Year's Top Inventions Sex Offenders Charged in Serial Killings Scott Brown Announces Run for U.S. Senate in N.H Sex Offenders Arrested in Slayings of CA Women
NDN Video
8-year-old Boy Gets His Wish: Fly Like Iron Man Toddler climbs into vending machine Much-Anticipated 'Gone Girl' Trailer Finally Debuts! (VIDEO) Dog and Toddler Wear Matching Outfits in Adorable Photo Series VP Biden: "World witnesses ordinary citizens doing extraordinary things" It's Official! Michael Strahan Joins "GMA" Blood Moon Time-lapse Actress Lake Bell Goes Topless The Five Weirdest Local Taxes in America Applicants Vying for 'World's Toughest Job' Get Heartwarming Surprise Awkward: Crist catches Lt. Gov. insulting him on camera NASA Showcases Lunar Eclipse US Airways Tweets Graphic Photo of Nude Woman Behind the scenes of the Marathon anniversary photo shoot American Airlines Responds After Girl Tweets Alleged Terror Threat 'Joke' Charlie White's "Dancing" Mistake Olympic Great & Baltimore Native Michael Phelps Ends Retirement; Eyes Rio 2014 NFL Draft: Potential Booms And Busts William and Kate Squash Baby No. 2 Rumors With a Wine-Tasting Trip Who Showed Up at Coachella?
Parade
Magazine

Click HERE to read all your Parade favorites including Hollywood Wire, Celebrity interviews and photo galleries, Food recipes and cooking tips, Games and lots more.
  • -

     

    March 12, 2010

activity
Real Estate News