This Easy 3-Ingredient Buffalo Chicken Salad is sure to become a go to recipe in your home! It is perfect for lunch or dinner. Make it ahead for easy meals during the week. Serve it on a roll, salad, with crackers or eat it by itself.
How to Make Easy 3-Ingredient Buffalo Chicken Salad
This recipe is as easy as it is delicious! Start out with some shredded chicken. We love to make our shredded chicken in a big batch in the crock pot. A pre-cooked rotisserie chicken can even be used for this!
First, put the shredded chicken in a mixing bowl. Then, add the mayonnaise and buffalo wing sauce (any heat level that you prefer). Mix well to coat all of the chicken.
Then, store the chicken in an airtight container in the refrigerator for 5-7 days. Serve as desired: on a roll, on a salad, with crackers or just eat on its own!
Frequently Asked Questions
Buffalo Chicken Salad can be as spicy or mild as you prefer. I personally like to use the mild buffalo wing sauce. If you like hotter, go ahead and use a spicier buffalo wing sauce.
This salad will last for 5-7 days in the refrigerator making it a great recipe to make for the week ahead.
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- 2 cups cooked shredded chicken
- 1/3 cup mayonnaise
- 1/3 buffalo wing sauce
- Place shredded chicken in a mixing bowl. A pre-cooked rotisserie chicken can also be used for this recipe.
- Add mayonnaise and buffalo wing sauce.
- Stir well to combine.
- Refrigerate to chill for 20 minutes if desired or serve immediately.
Serve on a roll, on top of a salad, with crackers or enjoy on its own.
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Nutrition Information:Yield: 4 Serving Size: 1
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 236Total Fat: 18gSaturated Fat: 3gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 14gCholesterol: 58mgSodium: 176mgCarbohydrates: 0gFiber: 0gSugar: 0gProtein: 17g