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pesto chicken salad 19 scaled

Pesto Chicken Salad

Course Appetizer, Lunch, Meals
Cuisine American
Keyword easy, keto, whole30, whole30 chicken salad
Prep Time 15 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes
Servings 5 people
Cost $10
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  • Large bowl


  • 2 pounds cooked chicken breast cubed or shredded
  • 1/2 cup avocado mayo You can add more if you like your chicken salad to be creamier.
  • 1/3 cup pine nuts
  • 6 cloves garlic
  • 1 tbsp nutritional yeast
  • 1/2 cup extra virgin olive oil
  • 1 cup spinach
  • 2 cups basil


  • Place all ingredients aside from the avocado mayo and chicken in the food processor and blend until smooth. Add the pesto, chicken, and avocado mayo to a bowl and mix until mixed throughout.
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Quick and easy chicken salad lunch or appetizer.
Nutrition Facts
Pesto Chicken Salad
Amount Per Serving (1 serving)
Calories 709 Calories from Fat 441
% Daily Value*
Fat 49g75%
Saturated Fat 7g44%
Polyunsaturated Fat 7g
Monounsaturated Fat 20g
Cholesterol 154mg51%
Sodium 269mg12%
Potassium 625mg18%
Carbohydrates 5g2%
Fiber 1g4%
Sugar 1g1%
Protein 59g118%
Vitamin A 1110IU22%
Vitamin C 5mg6%
Calcium 58mg6%
Iron 3mg17%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
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