Mother Graham’s Chicken Salad Sandwich

By   •   June 16, 2021

Chicken salad on a croissant
The chicken salad croissant at the Billy Graham Library in Charlotte, North Carolina, is popular with guests. Share this scrumptious dish with family and friends.

This recipe from Billy Graham’s mother, Morrow Graham, is a favorite at the Billy Graham Library.

Mother Graham’s Chicken Salad Sandwich

1 1/4 lb. boneless chopped chicken

1/2 cup celery

1/2 cup grapes

1/4 cup chopped pecans

1/4 cup chopped white onion

3/4 cup poppy seed dressing

1/2 cup mayonnaise


Cook chicken and cut into small cubes; place in large bowl. Combine mayonnaise and poppy seed dressing; stir into chicken. Add celery, grapes, pecans and onion; stir to combine.

Place on a croissant or bread of your choice, if desired. Serves 5-6.

Graham Brothers Dairy Bar
The Graham Brothers Dairy Bar is located inside the Billy Graham Library and serves fresh sandwiches, salads, cookies, ice cream and specialty coffee.