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Berry Delicious Chicken Avocado Salad with Strawberry Balsamic Vinaigrette. - kudoskitchenbyrenee.com
Berry Delicious Chicken Avocado Salad with Strawberry Balsamic Vinaigrette
Prep Time
10 mins
Total Time
10 mins
 

A little sweet, a little savory, and a whole lot of tasty goodness. This salad makes a perfect light main course for when you're trying to eat lighter.

Course: Easy Main Course
Cuisine: healthy, lettuce salad
Keyword: fruit and vegetable salad, main course salad
Servings: 4
Calories: 506 kcal
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Ingredients
  • 4 cups assorted baby lettuce leaves, or your favorite lettuce
  • ½ cup fresh raspberries
  • ½ cup fresh blueberries
  • ½ cup fresh blackberries
  • 2 cups shredded rotisserie chicken, optional
  • 1 ripe avocado, cut into chunks
  • ¼ cup thinly sliced red onion
  • ½ cup shredded Parmesan cheese
  • pinch salt, I like pink Himalayan
  • pinch pepper, or to taste
  • ¼ cup strawberry balsamic vinegar, or your favorite balsamic flavor
  • ½ cup avocado oil, or extra virgin olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon Dijon mustard
  • 1 clove garlic, minced
Instructions
  1. Toss the first ten ingredients into a large bowl. Chill.

  2. In a jar with a tight-fitting lid, add the balsamic vinegar, oil, Dijon mustard, and garlic. Shake well to combine.

  3. Lightly drizzle the vinaigrette over the chilled salad and serve.

Recipe Notes

This salad can be made with or without the chicken.

Double the vinaigrette dressing ingredients to make enough for the entire week (or longer). Store the vinaigrette in the refrigerator and bring to room temperature before serving.

Tools and equipment;

large bowl, salad tongs, measuring spoons, measuring cups, chef's knife, and cutting board.

 

Nutrition Facts
Berry Delicious Chicken Avocado Salad with Strawberry Balsamic Vinaigrette
Amount Per Serving (1 g)
Calories 506 Calories from Fat 360
% Daily Value*
Fat 40g62%
Saturated Fat 7g44%
Cholesterol 64mg21%
Sodium 293mg13%
Potassium 377mg11%
Carbohydrates 12g4%
Fiber 3g13%
Sugar 6g7%
Protein 23g46%
Vitamin A 4300IU86%
Vitamin C 12.4mg15%
Calcium 176mg18%
Iron 1.9mg11%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.