Salads

7 Layer Salad with Avocado Lemon Crema Dressing

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Having been in Southern California for almost a month, the kids and I ate so much great Mexican food. Now back in Vegas, all I’m craving are refreshing summer salads. It’s so hot! Immediately, I started thinking of ways to incorporate Mexican flavors into a salad and came up with this Mexican salad recipe version of the 7 layer salad with a super yummy Avocado and Lemon Crema Dressing, pan roasted corn and red pepper layer and some amazing queso fresco. If you haven’t tried queso fresco – you mu

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Mexican Salad Dressing: Avocado Lemon Crema
- 3-4 ripe Avocados from Mexico

- 1 lemon, juice and zest

- Mexican crema, a few tablespoons.

- Salt/Pepper, to taste
7 Layer Salad Ingredients For the reminder of the 7 layer salad ingredients, you’ll need the following layers: 1) Lettuce greens: I used a spring salad mix and added additional spinach. 2) Roma tomatoes:...
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Nutritions

Calories
23

Sodium
5mg
0% DV

Fat
0.14g
0% DV

Protein
1g
2% DV

Carbs
6g
2% DV

Fiber
1g
7% DV

Your search for the best chicken salad recipe stops here! This simple, flavorful combination of tender meat, bright green onions, herbs, and seasoning in a creamy mayonnaise dressing is quick and delicious. Use the easy chicken salad recipe to make sandwiches, or serve it on top of a bed of lettuce with a side of biscuits, rolls, or potato chips. The make-ahead dish is always a favorite!

4 c cooked shredded chicken ( such as rotisserie chicken )
.5 c finely chopped green onion
1 c Duke's mayonnaise
2 t dried tarragon
1/4 t ground black pepper
1/4 t garlic salt
1/4 t onion powder
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  • In a large bowl, toss together the shredded chicken and the green onions.
  • In a separate bowl, stir together the mayonnaise, black pepper, garlic salt, onion powder and tarragon. Add the...
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Nutritions

Calories
557

Sodium
194mg
8% DV

Fat
29g
46% DV

Protein
60g
121% DV

Carbs
3g
1% DV

Fiber
3g
12% DV