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Traeger BBQ Chicken Salad

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Traeger BBQ Chicken Salad

Prep Time

15 Minutes

Cook Time

1 Hours

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Pellets

Apple

Roasted chicken is amazing in chicken salad, doused with Traeger BBQ sauce it sizzles with flavor for a filling feast.

Ingredients

How many people are you serving?

4

Units of Measurement:

main
  • Traeger Chicken Rub

  • 1 whole chicken

  • burger buns

  • 1/4 Cup celery, finely chopped

  • 1/4 Cup green onion, thinly sliced

  • 1/4 Cup coarsely chopped pecans

  • 1/2 Cup mayonnaise

  • 1/2 Cup Traeger Sweet & Heat BBQ Sauce

  • 1 Teaspoon salt

  • 1 Teaspoon ground black pepper

  • 1 Teaspoon garlic powder

Steps

  • 1

    When ready to cook, start your Traeger and set the temperature to 500F and preheat, lid closed, for 10-15 minutes.
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    Grill500 ˚F
  • 2

    Lightly season chicken with Traeger Chicken Rub.
    Ingredients
    • To Taste Traeger Chicken Rub

    • 1 whole chicken

  • 3

    Tuck in the wings and tie legs together with cooking twine (optional).
  • 4

    Place chicken on the Traeger grill until internal temperature reaches 165 - cook time is roughly 1 hour and 10 minutes.
    Grill Icon
    Grill500 ˚F
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    Probe165 ˚F
  • 5

    Remove from grill and let cool. Once the chicken has cooled, pull and shred the chicken in a large bowl.
  • 6

    Combine shredded chicken with the remaining ingredients. Serve on a bun. Enjoy!
    Ingredients
    • As Needed burger buns

    • 1/4 Cup celery, finely chopped

    • 1/4 Cup green onion, thinly sliced

    • 1/4 Cup coarsely chopped pecans

    • 1/2 Cup mayonnaise

    • 1/2 Cup Traeger Sweet & Heat BBQ Sauce

    • 1 Teaspoon salt

    • 1 Teaspoon ground black pepper

    • 1 Teaspoon garlic powder

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