Lemon-Basil Chicken Salad Sandwich

Ready in
10 min
This is a fresh, summery sandwich. A hint of basil, toasted walnut and salty capers, mixed with chicken and served with lemony vinaigrette over lettuce on lightly toasted, Villaggio Original Thick Sliced Italian Style White Bread

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Prep Time

10 min

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0 min

Price/Availability Effective Date: February 10, 2014


2 slices Villaggio® Original Thick Sliced Italian Style Bread lightly toasted
0.5 cup Cooked chicken shredded (125 mL)
1 tbsp Mayonnaise (15 mL)
0.5 tsp minced basil (2 mL)
1 tsp Capers chopped (5 mL)
1 tbsp Chopped Walnuts Toasted (15 mL)
1.5 tbsp Lemon Juice (22 mL)
Salt & Pepper
1.5 tbsp Walnut Oil (22 mL)
0.25 cup Shredded Lettuce (60 mL)


1.    MIX chicken, mayonnaise, basil, capers and 1 tsp (5 mL) of lemon juice. Add toasted walnuts and stir gently to combine. Season with salt and pepper and set aside.
2.    WHISK remaining lemon juice and walnut oil together, drizzle over the lettuce and set aside.
3.    ASSEMBLE sandwich by placing the chicken mixture on one slice of bread. Top with lettuce and vinaigrette and the remaining toasted bread. 

Recipe notes

Substitute Villaggio Original Thick Sliced Italian Style Bread with any one of the Villaggio Italian Style Bread varieties such as Sesame or Toscana.

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