Get our FREE weekly dinner menus by email! Sign Up

Asian Chicken Salad

Asian Chicken Salad

Print
Asian Chicken Salad

Asian Chicken Salad


  • Prep Time: 20 minutes
  • Total Time: 20 minutes

Description

This is a perfect recipe for planned leftovers which reduce prep time and cut waste. The homemade dressing is full of rich flavors, but a prepared Asian dressing could be used to save even more time.


Ingredients

  • 2 cups Sesame Chicken, sliced
  • 4 cups salad greens, chopped
  • 2 celery stalks, chopped
  • 2 carrots, chopped
  • ½ cup green onions, chopped
  • 1 carton cherry tomatoes
  • 1 cup Mandarin oranges, drained
  • 1 Tbsp sesame seeds, toasted
  • 4 tsp almonds, sliced (optional)

Salad Dressing

  • ¾ cup olive oil
  • 1/3 cup rice** or apple cider vinegar
  • ½ cup soy sauce
  • 3 Tbsp honey
  • ¼ cup water
  • 3 tsp garlic, minced
  • 2 tsp ground ginger

Instructions

Homemade Asian Salad Dressing

In a small bowl, combine all dressing ingredients and whisk together thoroughly. Cover and heat in microwave for about 30 seconds to ensure that honey is dissolved. Shake well before serving.

Salad

In a large bowl, combine salad greens, celery, carrots, onions, tomatoes, and Mandarin oranges; toss well. Layer sliced, cooked chicken over salad. Sprinkle with sesame seeds. Serve with Homemade Asian Salad Dressing. Garnish with sliced almonds if desired.

Notes

Store leftover salad dressing covered in the refrigerator.

Keywords: salad, planned leftovers, asian chicken salad, homemade asian salad dressing, chicken

Asian Chicken Salad

 


Share Your Thoughts

*

Disclaimer & Disclosure Opinions expressed by contributing authors, commenters and reviewers are solely the responsibility and opinion of the author and do not necessarily represent the views of Menus4Moms.com. Menus4Moms.com contains outbound links to websites offering resources related to cooking or the home. Menus4Moms.com may be offered compensation for these links, either in the form of commissions or flat advertising fees. [ Read more ]