Monday, May 12, 2014
CRUNCHY APPLE CHICKEN SALAD
PREP TIME 25 MINUTES
SERVES 4 TO 6
Courtesy of Marzetti®™ Simply Dressed® Salad Dressing
½ cup Simply Dressed® Balsamic Salad Dressing
½ cup pecans
2 cups shredded cooked chicken meat
1 large Granny Smith apple, diced
½ cup chopped celery
½ cup chopped dates or dried fruit
2 cups chopped cabbage
4 cups mixed salad greens
¼ cup peels of aged white cheddar cheese
Salt and pepper to taste
Preheat oven to 350° F. Place nuts on a baking pan
and bake 5 to 7 minutes or until nuts are toasted.
Cool and chop.
In a large bowl, combine Simply Dressed® Balsamic
Salad Dressing, chicken, apples, celery, dates, pecans
and salt and pepper. Add cabbage and salad greens
and gently toss.
Top salad with cheese and serve.