Chicken Salad

Chicken Salad by Nicole MitchellVideography and Production by Steven Navarro

Nicole Mitchell,  a sociology major, gives some pointers on how to make a savory chicken salad. She also tells how she first became interested in cooking at a young age.


  • 4 cups diced, cooked chicken
  • 1 stalk celery, cut into 1/4-inch dice
  • 1 carrot stick, cut into 1/4-inch dice
  • 1/4cup walnuts, roughly chopped
  • 1/2 cup grapes, cut in half
  • 1 cup mayonnaise
  • 1/2 tablespoon of mustard
  • Freshly ground black pepper


In a mixing bowl, toss together the chicken, celery, carrots, walnuts and grapes. Set aside. In a small bowl, whisk together the mayonnaise, mustard, salt and pepper to taste. Add to the chicken and mix gently until combined. Refrigerate until ready to serve.


Chicken Salad
Chicken Salad