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Pineapple Chicken Paradise

Rated as 5 out of 5 Stars

"You'll think you've traveled to the tropics when you bite into this inviting chicken salad, served in an attractive pineapple 'boat'. Dorothy Anderson of Ottawa, Kansas blends a variety of tastes and textures, including coconut, peanuts, mandarin oranges and green grapes."
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25 m servings
Original recipe yields 8 servings


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  1. Cut each pineapple in half lengthwise, then cut in half lengthwise again, making four shells with part of the leaves. Remove fruit; cut into cubes. = Turn pineapple shells cut side down on paper towels to drain; set aside. In a bowl, combine the pineapple cubes, chicken and celery; cover and refrigerate. In another bowl, combine the mayonnaise, yogurt, chutney and salt; cover and refrigerate for at least 30 minutes.
  2. Before serving, drain the chicken mixture; toss with mayonnaise mixture and peanuts. Using a slotted spoon, fill pineapple shells. Sprinkle with coconut; top with oranges and grapes.


  • Nutritional Analysis: One serving (3/4 cup) equals 203 calories, 8 g fat (2 g saturated fat), 26 mg cholesterol, 300 mg sodium, 25 g carbohydrate, 3 g fiber, 11 g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 2 fruit, 1 lean meat, 1 fat.


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Refreshing ... fun ... delicious. Used Major Grey's Mango Chutney.

Wonderful Salad! I found a Mango Ginger Chutney that I absolutely love so I tripled the amount of chutney. Even my picky friends who don't like anything ended up having seconds. Great for pot...