Sunday, April 8, 2012

Jill's Asian Chicken Salad



I've mention before that I have daughters that can cook. I've made Amber's Asian Salad many times it's always delicious. Jill put her own spin on another Asian Salad, it just might remind you of Aplebee's Asian Chicken Salad.  It has a creamy dressing  and plenty of crunchy additions. We purchased some Panko Breaded Chicken Tenders from Costco. These surprised me and were delicious. So this recipe is mostly just suggestions. It is different every time we make it. Just depends what's in the fridge that day. The creamy dressing and crispy wontons really make it. It is a perfect headed into spring salad.



 Jill's Asian Chicken Salad
Chopped romaine
Diced red peppers
Chopped celery
Sliced cucumber
Broccoli Slaw or Cole slaw mix
Mandarin oranges
Cooked sliced chicken--grilled or breaded
Sliced almonds
Crispy wontons, purchased or homemade

Creamy Asian Dressing
2 tablespoons honey
1/4 cup mayonnaise
1/8 teaspoon sesame oil
1 1/2 tablespoons rice vinegar
1 teaspoon Dijon mustard
Mix well and drizzle over salad
Inspired by Mommy, I'm Hungry


9 comments:

Amber said...

Mmmmm! This sounds delicious! I'm having a ladies lunch this week, I think it's going on the menu!

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Beth said...

This salad looks wonderful! And your daughter and granddaughter are so sweet.

Nedra said...

You know the apple doesn't fall far from the tree. Your duaghter's are great cooks, just like their mama.

Lois Evensen said...

Looks delicious! So light for this time of year.

Kayte said...

Looks delicious! I will make this soon...have all the ingredients on hand most of the time! Wonderful photo of the two girls...just lovely.

Danelle said...

Sounds delicious. I love lots of crunchy stuff in my salads. :)

Lisa @ Flour Me With Love said...

This looks delicious! I love to have new salad recipes for this time of year. Thanks so much for sharing at Mix it up Monday :)

Lizzy said...

First, I love that photo of your daughter and granddaughter!!! And this salad sounds wonderful...perfect for dinner on a warm night :)