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Chicken Salad Croissant

We’re big fans of chicken salad at our house and this chicken salad croissant is definitely worth making! I’m sad that you can’t see the tarragon or pepper in the chicken salad in this picture. We were trying to eat in a hurry so that we could go have a fun night out so I didn’t notice what a bad picture it was.

If you are going to do chicken salad with mayo this is a great way to do it. Sometimes chicken salad is so bland that I don’t enjoy it, but with the pepper, tarragon and lemon juice this one was wonderful.

Can Croissants Be Frozen?

Croissants can be frozen for up to 6 months.

Wrap tightly in plastic wrap and then foil and place in a heavy duty freezer bag.

Do Red and Green Grapes Taste The Same?

Red grapes tend to be a little sweeter than green.

Green grapes can be a little sour.

How Long Will Chicken Salad Keep?

Chicken salad will keep for 3-5 days in the refrigerator.

Store in a container with a lid.

Chicken Salad Croissant

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Chicken Salad Croissant

5 from 1 vote
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 10 minutes
Servings: 6
We're big fans of chicken salad at our house and this chicken salad croissant is definitely worth making!


  • 1 Chicken Roasted, breasts removed and shredded
  • 1/3-1/2 Cup mayonnaise we like a little less so we do 1/3, but if you want more do up to 1/2 cup
  • 1/2 Teaspoon Pepper
  • 1 Teaspoon Lemon Juice
  • 1 Tablespoon Tarragon Leaves Chopped, if your store doesn't have any just use 1/2 Tablespoon dried and chopped
  • 1/4 Teaspoon Salt
  • 1/4 Cup grapes Sliced Red seedless, added these after the picture


  • Mix it all together and serve on a croissant.
  • Usually we don't like grapes in our chicken salad, but it was actually delicious in this.


store in the refrigerator
Nutrition Facts
Chicken Salad Croissant
Amount Per Serving (1 sandwich)
Calories 366 Calories from Fat 261
% Daily Value*
Fat 29g45%
Saturated Fat 7g44%
Cholesterol 100mg33%
Sodium 266mg12%
Potassium 287mg8%
Carbohydrates 2g1%
Fiber 1g4%
Sugar 1g1%
Protein 24g48%
Vitamin A 227IU5%
Vitamin C 3mg4%
Calcium 27mg3%
Iron 2mg11%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

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Cade and Carrian have three children and love to spend time together whether it’s vacationing or snuggled up on the couch for a good movie.

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  • Yummy. My Mother-in-law puts cashews and sometimes grapes in her chicken salad and it's so good!

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