Citrus Chicken & Quinoa Salad

Citrus Chicken & Quinoa Salad

Course: Main Course, Salad
Keyword: chicken, quinoa
Servings: 3 svgs
Calories: 270kcal

Instructions

  • Ingredients
    3/4 cup quinoa
    2 tbsp olive oil
    1 pound organic chicken breast chopped into 1 inch cubes
    2 cloves roasted garlic chopped
    1/2 tsp smoked paprika
    1/2 tsp salt
    2 medium oranges (peeled and segmented)
    3/4 avocado
    Dressing
    1/4 cup fresh lime juice
    1/3 cup cilantro chopped
    1 tbsp orange juice
    1 tbsp olive oil
    1 tbsp honey
    Instructions
    Cook quinoa and let it cool
    Pour olive oil on sauté pan and cook chicken and roasted garlic. Sprinkle paprika and salt. Cook about 8 minutes until chicken is done
    Add cooked chicken, avocado and oranges to the quinoa. Stir and set to the side
    Dressing: whisk all ingredients together. Pour over salad as eating it.
    Enjoy over spinach or mixed greens!

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