Healthy Chicken Chopped Salad 

Healthy Chicken Chopped Salad 

I am so excited to share this recipe with you because it is simple, full of flavour and is very nourishing.

The best part is that you can also cook the chicken in a slow cooker so that you can save time and effort! 

The salad is also a no fuss recipe and is great for newbies in the kitchen or pros.

Let's get started!

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Healthy Chicken Chopped Salad Full Recipe

If you are looking for a filling and nutrient-packed salad then try this Healthy Chicken Chopped Salad.

Slow Cooker Chicken:

  • 1 package of boneless chicken thighs 
  • 1 tsp turmeric powder
  • 1 tsp chili powder
  • 1 tsp cumin
  • 1 tsp paprika
  • 1 tsp garlic powder
  • 1 tsp sea salt
  • ½ cup water

Directions:

  1. Add chicken water and spices to a slow cooker
  2. Cook on high for about 2 hours
  3. Shred chicken then cook on low for another 2-4 hours (cooking time can vary based on your slow cooker)
  4. Once cooked, remove from a the slow cooker and add to a frying pan on medium to high heat and cook until edges become crispy 
  5. Set aside 

Chopped Salad

  • 1 cup tomato
  • 1 cucumber
  • ¼ cup fresh parsley
  • ½ lemon, juiced
  • ¼ red bell pepper
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • 1 tbsp olive or avocado oil

Directions:

  1. Roughly chop tomato, cucumber, parsley and bell pepper
  2. Then add in salt, pepper, oil and lemon juice
  3. Mix and enjoy!

Tahini Dressing:

  • 2 tbsp tahini 
  • 1 tsp hot sauce (or to your preference)
  • 1 clove garlic, minced
  • 1/2 lemon, juiced
  • Water as needed

Directions:

  1. Mix everything together and slowly add water as needed to help it blend
  2. Feel free to play around with the hot sauce or add more spices! 

Enjoy!

xo Nic

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