A crowd-pleaser, expertly made by Meredith.
When asked about the recipe, she sounded like Mom: "It's in The Joy! Look in The Joy!"
Curried Chicken or Turkey Salad
combine in a medium bowl:
2 c diced cooked chicken or turkey
1/4 c chopped toasted walnuts, almonds, or cashews (Mere used cashews)
3 scallions, chopped
2 celery ribs, thinly sliced
(1 apple, cored, peeled, and coarsely chopped)
(1/4 c dark or golden raisins)
a mayonnaise made of:
1 T curry powder toasted 30-60 sec in a skillet over low heat with 1T vegetable oil, cooled
1/2 c mayonnaise
1/2 t lime juice
1/2 t honey
1/8 t salt
salt and black pepper to taste
serve on a bed of lettuce leaves.
**Alternatives for the fruit might include water chestnuts, cucumber, red bell pepper, sweet onion