Apricot Chicken Rice Salad

Dried apricots, a hint of mint and lime juice combine with more conventional chicken salad ingredients in this unique, easy and refreshing twist on an old favorite from our Test Kitchen crew.

Directions Cook rice according to package directions; cool. In a large bowl, combine the chicken, peas, celery, apricots and almonds. In a jar with a tight-fitting lid, combine the oil, vinegar,...

  • Yield: 5 servings
  • Cooking time: 5 Min
  • Rating: 4/5
  • Publisher: Tasteofhome.com

Ingredients

  • 1-1/2 cups uncooked instant rice
  • 2 cups cubed cooked chicken breast
  • 1 cup frozen peas, thawed
  • 1/2 cup chopped celery
  • 1/2 cup chopped dried apricots
  • 1/2 cup slivered almonds, toasted
  • 3 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon white wine vinegar
  • 1 tablespoon lime juice
  • 2 teaspoons minced fresh mint
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper

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