Easy Egg Salad Recipe {No Mayo & Low Calorie}

Easy Egg Salad Recipe

This easy egg salad recipe is just 188 calories and has zero mayonnaise.

To make this egg salad recipe easy, we’ve supplied you with 5 different healthy ways to serve egg salad. From egg salad sandwiches, to healthy lunch wraps… You’ll find lot of ways to use egg salad below.

Easy Egg Salad Recipe

Simple egg salad recipes can be made diet friendly, with our low calorie tips found in the section below.

Plus you’ll find an easy egg salad recipe card that you can print, pin or email to yourself.

This easy egg salad recipe is just 188 calories and has zero mayonnaise…

Easy Egg Salad Recipe

We made this egg salad recipe easy by supplying you with everything you’ll need to make a homemade recipe for egg salad.

From a shopping list, to a printable recipe card… The sections below will show you how to make egg salad simple and easier than ever!

easy egg salad recipe

You can make a healthy egg salad sandwich recipe, with the helpful sections below…

What You’ll Find in this Article:

  • Ingredients in No Mayo Egg Salad Recipes (shopping list!)
  • How to Make Egg Salad Sandwich Recipes
  • Easy Egg Salad Recipe (recipe card!)
  • Nutrition and Calories in Homemade Egg Salad Recipes

Helpful Tip for Shopping: Take a screenshot of the shopping list to your phone. This way you have it at your fingertips the next time you go grocery shopping.

Recipe Card Uses: You can email yourself this recipe card so you can easily search for it (I have a folder in email just for recipes!) Or print it so you have it handy, and can make notes. You can even pin this simple egg salad recipe to Pintrest so it is safely stored for you.

Up next, a shopping list for easy egg salad recipes…

Ingredients in No Mayo Egg Salad Recipes

Do you know what is in egg salad? Traditional egg salad has up to 1/2 cup of mayo for 8 eggs… that is so unhealthy (delicious yes… but not healthy!)

So we used our low calorie cooking hacks to make healthy, no mayo egg salad recipes with dill and yummy spices. So you never miss all the fat and calories of mayonnaise.

Low Calorie Tips for Egg Salad:

  • Greek Yogurt: Use Greek Yogurt to add creaminess, and protein!
  • Serve it Healthy: We have supplied you 5 ways to serve egg salad in the next section… All healthy ways to easy egg salad,
  • Skip the Mayo: Mayonnaise is so heavy, packed full of calories and fat. It’s not a low calorie option, instead use a combination of dijon mustard and green yogurt in egg salad. You won’t be able to taste the difference!
  • Add in Veggies: We added in celery and green onions. This means we get to have 1/2 cup instead of 1/3 cup… and the calories are lower! Talk about a “healthy filler” veggies stretch out the recipe and add a great crunch.
Easy Egg Salad Recipe

Make this egg salad easy… Take a screen shot of the ingredient’s shopping list below, so you have it handy the next time you have a craving for an egg salad sandwich.

Shopping List for Healthy Egg Salad Recipe:

  • Large eggs
  • Green onion 
  • Celery 
  • Dill
  • Chives
  • 0% Greek yogurt
  • Dijon mustard (or yellow mustard)
  • Paprika
  • Salt and pepper

Special Tip: You can find all the measurements in the recipe card below. There you can choose how many servings of the best egg salad sandwich recipe you want to make, and it will do all the measurement math for you! All of the ingredients for this unique egg salad recipe can be doubled or tripled with the click of a button.

Up next, how to make egg salad recipe, how to serve egg salad dill recipes, and how to boil eggs for dill egg salads…

How to Make Egg Salad Sandwich Recipes

Egg salad with dill, mustard, and spices is so flavorful and delicious… You can serve it on just about anything for a yummy meal!

Here are some healthy ways to use egg salad with mustard and Greek Yogurt. The egg salad spices do all the heavy lifting, so no matter how you serve it… This will be the best egg salad recipe you’ve ever had!

Healthy Ways to Serve Egg Salad:

  • Make a Sandwich: Add to bread, and top with lettuce, and tomato.
  • Add to a Salad: Try a “cob salad” style with mixed greens, tomatoes, a scoop of egg salad and a little crumbled bacon or shredded chicken.
  • Make a Sandwich Wrap: Add egg salad, baby spinach, shredded carrots, sliced red onion, and mustard to a sandwich wrap.
  • Scoop with Veggie Sticks or Crackers: Use celery, cucumber, bell pepper and any of your favorite veggie sticks or crackers to scoop and devour egg salad.
  • Make Lettuce Wraps: Add to butter lettuce leafs, top with a sprinkling of paprika.
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How to Make Egg Salad and How Long to Boil Eggs for Egg Salad:

Boil the Eggs:

  1. Put the eggs in a large pot with a lid.
  2. Pour cool water over the eggs until fully submerged.
  3. Put the pot over high heat and bring to a boil.
  4. Once the water is at a rolling boil, turn off the heat and cover the pot with the lid.
  5. Allow the eggs to sit in the hot water for 15 minutes, then drain the water out.
  6. Cool completely before peeling.

Make the Egg Salad:

  1. Add the green onion, celery, dill and chives to a large bowl.
  2. Chop the hard boiled eggs and add to the bowl, and toss the ingredients together.
  3. Add the Greek Yogurt, mustard, paprika, salt and pepper to the bowl and mix well.

Special Tip: You can find these directions, along with measurements, nutrition and more in the sharable recipe card in the next section!

Up next, a sharable recipe card for easy egg salad recipe…

Easy Egg Salad Recipe

You can have 1/2 cup of this easy egg salad recipe for just 188 calories… and it has 18.5 grams of protein!

Be sure to see below for more low calorie recipes, like skinny chicken salad, potato salad and pasta salad recipes…

Easy Egg Salad Recipe

Healthy Egg Salad Recipe {LOW CALORIE}

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This healthy egg salad recipe is just 188 calories and is made without mayonnaise!
Instead of mayo we use a low calorie, high protein ingredient. Then we pump up the egg salad spices to make the best egg salad sandwich recipe ever!
Note: The nutrition and calories in egg salad are based on the egg salad. There are many ways to enjoy egg salad… we didn't want to limit you to sandwiches.
5 from 2 votes
Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 15 mins
Total Time 25 mins
Course lunch, Salad
Cuisine American
Servings 4 servings
Calories 188 kcal

Ingredients
  

  • 8 large eggs
  • 1 green onion minced
  • 2 stalks celery sliced thin
  • ¼ cup minced dill
  • 2 tablespoons minced chives
  • 1/2 cup 0% Greek yogurt
  • 3 tablespoons dijon mustard or yellow mustard
  • 1 teaspoon paprika
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • ¼ teaspoon pepper

Instructions
 

Boil the Eggs:

  • Put the eggs in a large pot with a lid.
  • Pour cool water over the eggs until fully submerged.
  • Put the pot over high heat and bring to a boil.
  • Once the water is at a rolling boil, turn off the heat and cover the pot with the lid.
  • Allow the eggs to sit in the hot water for 15 minutes, then drain the water out.
  • Cool completely before peeling.

Make the Egg Salad:

  • Add the green onion, celery, dill and chives to a large bowl.
  • Chop the hard boiled eggs and add to the bowl, and toss the ingredients together.
  • Add the Greek Yogurt, mustard, paprika, salt and pepper to the bowl and mix well.

How to Serve Egg Salad:

  • Make a Sandwich: Add to bread, and top with lettuce, and tomato.
  • Add to a Salad: Try a “cob salad” style with mixed greens, tomatoes, a scoop of egg salad and a little crumbled bacon or shredded chicken.
  • Make a Sandwich Wrap: Add egg salad, baby spinach, shredded carrots, sliced red onion, and mustard to a sandwich wrap.
  • Scoop with Veggie Sticks or Crackers: Use celery, cucumber, bell pepper and any of your favorite veggie sticks or crackers to scoop and devour egg salad.
  • Make Lettuce Wraps: Add to butter lettuce leafs, top with a sprinkling of paprika.

Nutrition

Serving: 0.5cupCalories: 188kcalCarbohydrates: 5.8gProtein: 18.5gFat: 10.6gSaturated Fat: 3.2gCholesterol: 372mgSodium: 594mgPotassium: 360mgFiber: 1.3gSugar: 2.9gCalcium: 172mgIron: 4mg
Keyword eggs, lunch, Salad, Sandwich
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Nutrition and Calories in Homemade Egg Salad Recipes

Most egg salad recipes are over 500 calories and have almost 50 grams of fat per 1/2 cup.

But our low calorie egg salad recipe is just 188 calories and has only 10 grams of fat per 1/2 cup.

Be sure to see the low calorie egg salad tips above to find out how we were able to cut 100’s of calories and loads of fat… You can use these cooking tips on all your favorite mayo based salad recipes!

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