This leafy green is a great way to shake up a chicken salad!

As delicious as your go-to chicken salad might be, sometimes it’s good to change things up! The slight peppery flavor of arugula is the perfect opportunity to put some variety into your salads, and adding some delicious chicken just seals the deal. Try our Arugula Chicken Salad recipe for yourself and see how small substitutions can open you to new flavors and inspiration!

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2 Tbsp Olive oil
6 Oz skinless boneless chicken breast
1/2 Tsp Ground coriander
3 Tbsp Lemon juice
4 Cup Baby Arugula
4 Radishes, sliced
1/2 Red onions, sliced
Sea salt & pepper, to taste


Arugula Chicken Salad Step 1 - season and cook the chicken

step #1

Season the chicken breast with ground coriander, sea salt, and pepper. Cook chicken in a hot medium-sized pan with grape seed oil until it's cooked through. Set aside for later.
Arugula Chicken Salad Step 2 - add lemon juice, oil, salt

step #2

Combine the oil, lemon juice, salt, and pepper in a large mixing bowl.
Arugula Chicken Salad Step 3 - toss and mix

step #3

Add the arugula, sliced radishes, and onion to the same bowl as the dressing; toss to mix all ingredients
Arugula Chicken Salad Step 4 - add the chicken breast

step #4

Top salad with the chicken breast.
Arugula Chicken Salad Step 5 - ready to serve

step #5

Ready to serve!


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Did you know?

Arugula is packed with vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants, and like other cruciferous vegetables, it contains amazing compounds like sulfphoraphane. Sulphoraphane has been closely linked to helping fight certain strains of cancer. It’s also a fantastic source of vitamin B, which promotes metabolic health. Plus, it’s a delicious leafy vegetable that’s great in any salad!

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