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Best Vegan Chicken Salad Ever (Really!)

The best vegan chicken salad ever. Really! Creamy, crunchy, sweet, savory ... this has all the flavors and textures. Bonus: Easy to make and packed with all sorts of healthy stuff. 

Cuisine Vegan
Prep Time 10 minutes
Servings 4


  • 1 15 oz can chickpeas aka garbanzo beans
  • 1/4 cup chopped apples
  • 1/2 cup sliced grapes
  • 1/4 cup diced onions red and/or white
  • 1/4 cup diced celery
  • 1/4 cup dried cranberries
  • 1/4 cup chopped pecans
  • 1/4 cup vegan mayo like JUST Mayo
  • salt to taste
  • black pepper to taste


  1. In a medium bowl, mash the chickpeas with a potato masher or fork until they're broken up and smashed, but still have texture. 

  2. Mix in the apples, grapes, onions, celery, cranberries, and pecans. Add the mayo and stir until well combined.

  3. Adjust the salt and add black pepper if desired.