Sunday Salads

Sunday, August 8, 2010 |
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Chipotle Chicken Salad
{this is our version of a Cooking Light salad}

 
Salad:
Baby greens of your choice {amounted need to serve desired number of diners} I use spring mix
2 cups chopped grilled chicken breast
1 cup diced fresh tomatoes
1/2 cup sliced red onions
1/2 {or more} shredded cheese of your choice
1 can black beans, rinsed and drained well
1 can corn, rinsed and drained well
1 avocado diced


Dressing:
1/2 cup chopped cilantro
2/3 light sour cream
1tbls milk
1tbls minced chipotle chile{canned in adobe sauce}
1 tsp adobe sauce {or more if you like it spicy like we do}
1 tsp cumin
1tsp chili powder
4 tsp fresh lime juice
1/4 tsp salt


Whisk together and refrigerate. This will last several days in the frig.


*I usually only use half of this recipe and save the rest.


Layer the salad ingredients to your liking on a large platter. I toss it together while I'm serving.
Yep, it's really this easy and SO good!



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16 comments:

Loui♥ said...

oh so beautiful!!
tasty too..
you are making my mouth water..
and I've not even tasted my first cup of the morning!!
warm sandy hugs..
Loui♥

Lisa@Pickles and Cheese said...

I am so happy that you are doing this salad feature. This one looks great too. We had your Caprese Rice Salad with some chicken in it for dinner last night and it was wonderful. You are my new go-to salad spot!

Kathy said...

Yummy Jo...Lovin the salads.
Chuckeled at your frustration over the new phone....
Your son is a doll!
Your not old enough to have a son that old!
xoxo~Kathy @
Sweet Up-North Mornings...

EntertainingMom said...

LOVE your Sunday Salads... look so very deelish! We have salads several times a week in the summertime.

I knew your feelings would be mixed on the back to school post!

Suburban Princess said...

Oh my goodness that looks so yummy!!

Tessa said...

Catching up on old blog posts and your salads (all of them) look sooo good. Will be making a couple this week. :)

Rae said...

Yum!

Draffin Bears said...

Hi Jo,

This salad looks delicious and thanks for the recipe.
I will have to share some of my recipes.

Happy week
Hugs
Carolyn

JMW said...

Looks so good and healthy! Much better than the pizza we ordered last night!

Out Of A Bandbox said...

Hi Jo! Thanks so much for stopping by my blog and following! Looking forward to getting to know you!

Kathy said...

We'll give this a try--it looks delicious!

By the way--I'm SO with you on technology--I don't even text! (Gasp!) :)

pretty pink tulips said...

Were you a chef in an earlier life? This looks amazing!!!!

Preppy Pink Crocodile said...

Yum-o! That looks delish!

Bringing Pretty Back said...

I am having friends over for lunch next week and I wasn't sure what to serve... I do now! GREAT recipe!!! They will love it! Thank you!
Have a pretty day!
Kristin

bevy said...

Your salads always look so delish!

And we (teachers) went back to school today. Not so bad! I am now grade level chair with some great new additions to our fourth grade team. I know it's going to be a great year! ...And yours will too! xxo

Melissa Miller said...

Everything looks wonderful Jo! :)

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