Enter the salad — not the leafy selection (which I’m a fan of), however moderately the sort you may pile onto a sandwich, or a pile of greens, if that’s extra your model. Egg, rooster and ham salads have lengthy been brown-bag favorites. And since they by no means exit of fashion, listed here are some choices from our archives, together with just a few for individuals who favor chickpeas or tofu.
Tarragon Chicken Salad. Martha Stewart up to date a timeless basic with a model that was all the fashion within the Eighties. Whereas a part of the aptitude of her unique recipe was serving it on a carrot bread (a moist loaf much like zucchini bread), you may in fact serve it on no matter bread you need.
Double Mango Curry Chicken Salad Sandwich. I developed this recipe with a mixture of candy and spicy flavors in thoughts, that includes recent mango and mango chutney within the combine. As is, it serves one, however it’s easy to scale as much as have sufficient readily available for just a few days (and, sure, you should utilize the scaling perform on our web site to make it simpler!). See additionally: Tandoori-Spiced Chicken Salad.
Sesame Chicken Salad. This merely seasoned rooster salad will get a remaining hit of taste and texture from 3 tablespoons of roasted sesame seeds. It goes simply as nicely on a mattress of greens as bread.
Classic Egg Salad. Right here’s an easy mayo- and mustard-based recipe that takes nicely to no matter additions you’re within the temper for.
Dill and Pickle Egg Salad Sandwich. I tailored my favourite mayo-free potato salad recipe to work for eggs, too. Pickle brine, minced pickles and dill add zing and deli taste. That is one other recipe constructed for one which scales up simply.
Coronation Chickpea Salad. The coronation rooster salad was created in honor of Queen Elizabeth II’s ascension to the throne. This model swaps in chickpeas however retains the curry, chutney and nuts. Curried Chickpea Salad Sandwiches are the same choice, with avocado, pickles and child spinach included within the combine.
Smoked Tofu Salad. It could remind you of rooster salad, albeit one that includes such Asian pantry staples as rice vinegar, roasted sesame seeds and scallions.