Asian Sesame Chicken Salad

Add zip to chicken breasts by incorporating flavorful Asian spices and seasonings.

Serves: 4Prep: 25 minutesTotal: 25 minutesDifficulty: Easy


Serves: 4

Ingredients

  • 1 tablespoon ginger, minced
  • 1 teaspoon Chinese five-spice powder
  • 1 teaspoon brown sugar
  • 1 teaspoon toasted sesame oil (can substitute regular sesame oil)
  • 3 tablespoons lime juice
  • 3 tablespoons canola oil
  • 4 Simple Truth™ Natural Boneless & Skinless Chicken Breast
  • Cooking spray
  • 6 wonton wrappers, sliced into strips
  • 1 head Simple Truth Organic™ Romaine Heart Leaves, torn
  • 1⁄4 cup Simple Truth™ Sliced Raw Almonds
  • 2 tablespoons Simple Truth Organic™ Whole Sesame Seed
  • 1⁄2 cup Simple Truth Organic™ Asian Style Sesame Vinaigrette
  • 1 teaspoon garlic, minced

Directions

  • For spice paste: In a small bowl, combine ginger, garlic, spice powder, brown sugar, sesame oil and lime juice.
  • In another small bowl, combine canola oil with spice paste. Spread it over chicken. Grill chicken 3 to 4 minutes per side, turning once, until cooked through. Let cool and cut into small cubes.
  • In a small skillet, lightly grease with cooking spray. Cook wonton strips for 5 minutes until lightly browned and crispy, stirring occasionally. Set aside.
  • Divide lettuce among individual plates; top with chicken, almonds and sesame seeds. Pour dressing over salad and toss well. Garnish with wonton strips and serve.