Healthy Avocado Chicken Salad
Create a delicious and nutritious Healthy Avocado Chicken Salad that’s perfect for a light lunch or dinner. This salad is packed with fresh ingredients and flavors that will leave you craving for more.
- 2 boneless, skinless chicken breasts
- 2 ripe avocados, diced
- 1 cup cherry tomatoes, halved
- 1/2 red onion, thinly sliced
- 2 cups mixed greens
- 1/4 cup cilantro, chopped
- Juice of 1 lime
- 2 tablespoons olive oil
- Salt and pepper to taste
- Season the chicken breasts with salt and pepper.
- Heat a grill or grill pan over medium-high heat and cook the chicken for 6-8 minutes per side or until cooked through.
- Let the chicken rest for a few minutes, then slice it into thin strips.
- In a large bowl, combine the diced avocados, cherry tomatoes, red onion, mixed greens, and cilantro.
- Add the sliced chicken on top of the salad.
- In a small bowl, whisk together the lime juice and olive oil. Drizzle the dressing over the salad.
- Toss everything together gently to coat all the ingredients with the dressing.
- Season with additional salt and pepper to taste.
- Serve immediately and enjoy your Healthy Avocado Chicken Salad!
Preparation Time: 15 minutes
This Healthy Avocado Chicken Salad is a refreshing and satisfying meal that’s full of flavor and goodness. With tender grilled chicken, creamy avocados, and a zesty lime dressing, it’s a dish you’ll want to make again and again. Plus, it’s perfect for those looking to enjoy a balanced and healthy meal without sacrificing taste.
Nutrition Information (per serving): Calories: 350, Protein: 25g, Carbohydrates: 15g, Fat: 23g, Fiber: 8g
Whether you’re serving it for lunch or dinner, this Healthy Avocado Chicken Salad is a crowd-pleaser that’s sure to impress. The combination of textures and flavors makes it a standout dish, and it’s also a great way to incorporate more vegetables into your diet. Give it a try and savor the deliciousness!