Waldorf Salad Recipe

A light and elegant traditional holiday salad.

Waldorf Salad

Waldorf Salad is a traditional holiday side dish.

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This traditional salad is simple and delicious. It can be easily modified with leftover chicken or turkey. Try using cranberries instead of raisins for a flavorful twist.

Waldorf Salad Recipe

3 medium apples, unpeeled, diced
1/2 cup celery, sliced
1/4 cup raisins (optional, or cranberries)
1/2 cup chopped walnuts
1/2 cup mayonnaise
1 tablespoon white sugar
1/8 teaspoon salt
1 tablespoon lemon juice
 
In medium bowl, combine apple, celery, raisins and walnuts. In small bowl, whisk together mayonnaise, sugar, salt and lemon juice. Add to fruit mixture and toss lightly to coat well. Cover and refrigerate until thoroughly chilled.