Trader Joe’s Chicken Salad Copycat

Bright Green Door
  • Yield: 12 servings


2cups mayonnaise
4tablespoons apple cider vinegar
2tablespoons honey
8teaspoons sugar
1teaspoon poppy seeds
salt and black pepper to taste
2 rotisserie chickens-shredded
2cups chopped celery
1 1/2cups Craisins
1 1/2cups pecan halves (optional)


  1. In a large mixing bowl, combine mayonnaise, vinegar, honey, sugar, salt and poppy seeds.
  2. Add chicken, celery, craisins and pecans to the mayonnaise mixture. Mix well until coated.
  3. Serve on lettuce or croissant rolls.

Originally appeared as Trader Joe’s Chicken Salad on Bright Green Door.