Canned Chicken Recipe 🥫🍗


Novice Foodie
If you're looking for a quick, delicious, and versatile meal, this canned chicken recipe is perfect for you!🥳 Using canned chicken is a great way to save time without compromising on flavor. Let's dive into this easy recipe that you can whip up in no time.
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  • 2 cans of cooked chicken breast, drained 🥫
  • 1 cup of mayonnaise 🥄
  • 1/2 cup of diced celery 🥒
  • 1/4 cup of diced red onion 🧅
  • 1/4 cup of sweet pickle relish 🥒
  • 1 teaspoon of Dijon mustard 🥄
  • Salt and pepper to taste 🧂
  • 1 teaspoon of lemon juice 🍋
  • Optional: chopped fresh parsley for garnish 🌿


  1. Prep the Ingredients: Drain the canned chicken and place it in a large mixing bowl. Use a fork to break up any large chunks of chicken.
  2. Mix: Add the mayonnaise, diced celery, red onion, and sweet pickle relish to the bowl. Mix well until all the ingredients are evenly combined.
  3. Season: Add the Dijon mustard, salt, pepper, and lemon juice. Mix again to ensure the seasoning is well distributed.
  4. Chill: Cover the bowl and refrigerate for at least 30 minutes to allow the flavors to meld together.
  5. Serve: Serve your canned chicken salad on a bed of lettuce, in a sandwich, or with crackers. Garnish with chopped parsley if desired.
And there you have it—a simple, tasty, and versatile canned chicken recipe that's perfect for lunch, dinner, or even a quick snack. The combination of creamy mayonnaise, crunchy celery, and tangy relish makes every bite delightful. Enjoy your meal, and happy cooking! 🥳🍽️