Combine first 8 ingredients in a large bowl. Sprinkle with salt and pepper.
Whisk together dressing mix and next 3 ingredients. Drizzle over salad, tossing gently to coat. Top with croutons, if desired.
NOTE: For testing purposes only, we used Good Seasons Italian Dressing Mix.
SO DELICIOUS!! Always has been and will always be a favorite.
delicious salad - really liked the dressing, the chutney adds a great flavor.