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Betty's Best Hot Chicken Salad

Rated as 3.9 out of 5 Stars
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"My dear friend Betty's favorite hot chicken salad! It is made special with cashews and celery, then topped with shredded cheese and potato chips."
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Ingredients

1 h 5 m servings 539
Original recipe yields 6 servings

Directions

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  1. Preheat the oven to 400 degrees F (200 degrees C).
  2. In a medium bowl, mix together the chicken, celery, cashews, mayonnaise, onion, salt and lemon juice. Transfer the mixture to a casserole dish, then top with shredded cheese and potato chips.
  3. Bake uncovered for 20 minutes in the preheated oven, or until heated through and bubbly.

Nutrition Facts


Per Serving: 539 calories; 46.4 13.4 18.8 61 658 Full nutrition

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I've had this recipe in my recipe box for months, meaning to try it out. I made it tonight, and it's a winner! My mom made a dish similar to this, which is what prompted me to try it. The cas...

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I had a recipe like this which I used for years as did my church ladies group, but we added 1 can of cream of chicken soup to the mix, believe me it makes all the difference in the world! I trie...

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I had a recipe like this which I used for years as did my church ladies group, but we added 1 can of cream of chicken soup to the mix, believe me it makes all the difference in the world! I trie...

I've had this recipe in my recipe box for months, meaning to try it out. I made it tonight, and it's a winner! My mom made a dish similar to this, which is what prompted me to try it. The cas...

I made this recipe last night for my family of five after I went to the store to get everything I needed. They all hated it. There's so much mayo it's discusting. I was very disappointed - no...

I have been making this for years but topped with shaved almonds. Great for cassserole to take to new moms etc, they can bake when needed, even freezes well.

Great casserole! We omit the potato chips (not neccessary!), which really cuts down on the greasy-ness factor. And if it still seems like it might be too rich, use low-fat mayo! My family LOV...

Interesting recipe...it had good flavor and crunch but was very greasy. Is this a sandwich salad recipe?

I was a little dissappointed by this recipe. With the ingredients it sounded pretty tasty. Not that it was really bad, it was just ok. It was pretty greasy and I didnt use the full amount of chi...

This recipe is way too rich as is-- tons of mayonnaise, salty cashews and chips, cheddar cheese. It almost made me sick an hour after I ate it. Although the meal is flavorful if you like chick...

I didn't have all the ingredients on hand--no celery,I used walnuts instead of cashews, and it was great! I also used light mayo and eased up on the cheese and chips. My daughter (AKA Ms. Pickye...