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Neiman Marcus Chicken Salad

This tasty Neiman Marcus Chicken Salad has a secret ingredient that gives the texture of the salad a wonderfully creamy texture. What is it ? Freshly whipped cream folded into the chicken, almond and grape salad. It works and it is wonderful. Serve on a bed of curly lettuce, with crackers or on a croissant. Enjoy!

Cool Cucumber Dorito Dip



This refreshing dip is great for a hot weather get together. There is a great crunch that comes from the cucumber, and a smoothness from the sour cream. Crunchy and smooth at the same time... I'm not sure how that works but it does! This dip doesn't have a ton of seasonings, just the basics of salt and pepper. If you add more please let me know what you added and how it turned out. 

I spotted this recipe at the blog My Recipe Box. Many thanks to Britni for the original recipe, which I scaled down in size quite a bit. I made the full amount of her recipe for a party and it was still more than anyone could eat, so for my adaption I made it more of a family sized portion.

Cool Cucumber Dorito Dip
Makes approx 1 1/2 cups

Ingredients:

  • 1 peeled and diced cucumber
  • 1/3 cup sour cream
  • 1/3 cup cottage cheese
  • 1 green onion chopped
  • 1 Tbsp. mayo
  • Salt and pepper
  • Serve with: Nacho Cheese Doritos

Directions:

  1. Combine and chill for a few hours before serving to let flavors combine.  Serve with Doritos. 

Recipe from My Recipe Box. Sharing this recipe at the following fun link parties.

Comments

  1. Hi Ali, this looks delish! I am going to the store today and will get the ingredients!

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  2. Hi again. I made this today and it is FABULOUS! I'm not a big Dorito fan so I ate it with regular Tortilla chips. I also tried it on top of whole grain crackers. Yummy still! Thanks for the recipe!

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    1. Thank you for letting me know :) I'm glad you liked it! I need to make those almond muffins this week for sure.

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  3. Really good, thanks for sharing. I added some of Penzey's "Sunny Paris" seasoning which really perked up the flavor of the cucumbers.

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  4. What a perfect dip and I love that you served it with Doritos. I can see us loving this!

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