Andrea's wine pick: To echo this tasty salad's sweet spices and juicy grapes, choose a fragrant white wine from the gewurztraminer grape. Try Léon Beyer from the Alsace region of France, $18.

Susie Ott; Wine pairings by Andrea Immer Robinson


Ingredient Checklist


Instructions Checklist
  • Trim excess fat from the chicken. Place the chicken and enough water to cover in a medium saucepan over high heat until water just begins to bubble. Reduce heat, cover, and poach 10 minutes or until just cooked. Transfer the chicken to a bowl and let cool.

  • While chicken cooks, combine yogurt, mayonnaise, lemon juice, chutney, curry powder, and ginger in a large bowl.

  • Chop chicken and add to yogurt mixture. Add celery, grapes, salt, and pepper. Toss to coat evenly. Divide spinach among 4 plates; top with chicken salad and pecans.

Nutrition Facts

181 calories; fat 6g; saturated fat 1g; mono fat 2g; poly fat 1g; protein 13g; carbohydrates 21g; fiber 3g; cholesterol 28mg; iron 2mg; sodium 431mg; calcium 81mg.