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Classic Waldorf Salad

A classic waldorf salad recipe featuring apples and walnuts in a creamy dressing.

Classic Waldorf Salad


For 6 Serving(s)

  • 2 cups diced, unpeeled New York State apples (about 2 medium apples)
  • 1 cup diced celery
  • 1/3 cup coarsely chopped walnuts
  • 1/2 cup mayonnaise*
  • Mayonnaise substitute:
  • 1/4 cup plain (or vanilla) yogurt
  • 1/4 cup mayonnaise
  • OR
  • 1/2 cup plain (or vanilla) yogurt
  • 1 tablespoon(s) maple syrup


  1. Combine apple, celery, nuts and mayonnaise; toss.
  2. If desired, mound salad in lettuce cups to serve.

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