Chicken Salad Sandwiches
Did You Know?..
chicken salad comprises chicken as a main ingredient with other
common ingredients include mayonnaise, hard-boiled egg, celery,
and a variety of mustards?
…that in the US it refers to a salad consisting primarily of
chopped chicken meat and a binder such as
mayonnaise or salad dressing?
...that like tuna salad, it may be served on
top of lettuce, tomato, avocado, or some combination of these?
...that It may also be used for sandwiches and typically it is
made with leftover or canned chicken?
…that in Europe and Asia the salad may be complemented by any
number of dressings, or indeed no dressing at all, and the salad constituents can vary from traditional leaves and
vegetables, to pastas, couscous, noodles or rice?
American form of chicken salad was first served by Town Meats in
Wakefield, Rhode Island, in 1863; the original owner, Liam Gray,
mixed his leftover chicken with mayonnaise, tarragon, and grapes;
this became such a popular item that the meat market was converted
to a delicatessen which still stands to this day?
Did You Know?
...that Julia Child
(née McWilliams; August 15, 1912 – August 13, 2004) was an
American chef, author, and television personality. She
is recognized for introducing French cuisine to the American
public with her debut cookbook, Mastering the Art of French
Cooking, and her subsequent television programs, the most
notable of which was The French Chef, which
premiered in 1963?
Did You Know?...that Famous Chefs