Leftover chicken or rotisserie chicken gets put to good use as a boost of protein in this healthy salad to pack for lunch. The classic chicken salad combines all the basics of a great house salad--greens, tomatoes, cucumbers and croutons--all tossed with a tangy red-wine vinaigrette.

Lauren Grant
Source: EatingWell.com, May 2018

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Recipe Summary

active:
15 mins
total:
15 mins
Servings:
1
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • Pack salad in an airtight storage container. Add chicken, tomatoes, cucumber, croutons and parsley. Pack vinaigrette separately in a small jar. Just before serving, add the vinaigrette to the salad and toss to coat.

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Nutrition Facts

488 calories; protein 18.9g; carbohydrates 28.5g; dietary fiber 4.4g; sugars 3.9g; fat 31.3g; saturated fat 4.6g; cholesterol 36.5mg; vitamin a iu 6223.7IU; vitamin c 25.1mg; folate 120.5mcg; calcium 72.8mg; iron 2mg; magnesium 42.2mg; potassium 624.5mg; sodium 780.5mg; thiamin 0.1mg.
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