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Southwest Chipotle Chicken Salad

The most delicious salad I've ever eaten, bar none. Try Southwest Chipotle chicken salad today!
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time10 mins
Total Time15 mins
Course: main
Cuisine: American
Keyword: chipotle chicken salad
Servings: 4
Calories: 300
Author: Loaves and Dishes

Ingredients

  • For the sauce
  • 1/3 cup chopped cilantro
  • 2/3 cup greek plain yogurt or sour cream
  • 1 tbs minced chipotle chilis canned in adobo sauce
  • 1 tsp ground cumin
  • 1 tsp chili powder
  • 4 tsp fresh lime juice
  • ¼ tsp salt
  • For the salad
  • 2 cups chopped roasted boneless chicken breasts 2 breasts
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • 2 tbs olive oil
  • 4 cups fresh lettuce – any type
  • 1 cup cherry tomatoes cut in quarters
  • ½ cup diced and peeled avocados
  • 1/3 cup thinly sliced onions
  • 1 can black beans- rinsed and drained
  • 1 can whole kernel corn – rinsed and drained

Instructions

  • Mix ingredients for the sauce together.
  • Heat 2 tbs of olive oil in a frying pan over medium heat. Season the chicken breast with salt and pepper. Cook the chicken breast in the frying pan – about 3-5 minutes per side.
  • While chicken is cooking, mix salad ingredients together in a bowl.
  • When chicken is done (juices run clear and the meat is no longer pink in the center), assemble the salad. Salad topped with chicken – dress with sauce.

Nutrition

Calories: 300kcal