Dice chicken . In large mixing bowl, combine chicken , pasta , pea pods, celery, grapes , water chestnuts and...the "zing" to this salad so adjust according to...beans, crusty bread and fruit.
You can use cooked diced ham in place of the chicken, please don't omit the grapes, they really make this salad, but add them in just before serving so they will retain their crunch. Plan ahead this salad needs to chill for a minumum of 8 hours or 24 hours. Please adjust all amounts to suit
This recipe is my recollection of a recipe my best friend's sister used to make. She had explained it to me once and I quickly scribbled down the ingredients and brief description of how she said she made it. I have made this several times and it is one of those "to taste" recipes. I