Ø Curry Chicken Salad

Buddha finds bliss in curry, but it’s false!


A couple of years ago I bought this beautiful curry plant.

Brought it home, nurtured it, enjoyed it’s fragrance and

today used a bit in lunch.  Turns out it’s not curry, at

least not the one I thought it was.  Luckily it can be used

as a spice,  but sparingly.  The plant is anti-inflammatory,

OK good.  It smells like curry aka as in “curry powder”

which is actually a blend of many spices including leaves

from the curry tree.  This is how I was fooled, looking

through the herb section at my local garden store.  I

thought the “curry plant” I bought was curry, a main

ingredient in curry powder blends .  Lesson learned, things

are not always what they seem.  Lunch was delightful.

Enjoy the pictures, and recipe which is Gluten-Free, Paleo,

and Low-Carb.



Ø Curry Chicken Salad

  • 3/4 cup Organic clean & Healthy Home-Made Mayonnaise Video
  • 1/4 cup mustard  Golden Whole Grain Mustard
  • 3 cups cooked chicken dark meat chopped
  • 1/2 cup chopped Fennel/Anise sautéed
  • 6 olives chopped
  • 1 tablespoon chopped white onion
  • 1 tablespoon chopped probiotic dill pickle
  • 1 tablespoon chopped jalapeno pepper
  • 1/4 cup warmed and chopped cashews
  • 3 cloves chopped sautéed garlic
  • 1/2 tablespoon cumin chopped
  • 1 teaspoon white pepper
  • 1/2 teaspoon sea salt
  • *1 tablespoon chopped leaves from curry plant
  • option 1 tablespoon curry powder

Blend everything together, but nuts, chill and serve on

garden fresh Little Gem’s lettuce leaves, top with cashews.




2 thoughts on “Ø Curry Chicken Salad

  1. I’m happy the plant was edible! It sure is a pretty plant. I like the foliage. The salad looks fab. When’s dinner? Haha. Thank you for sharing such a beautiful meal (pictures) and recipe! Happy new year to you! 🙂


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