Main Dishes

Chicken Caprese Quinoa Salad

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This hearty, healthy Chicken Caprese Quinoa Salad is filled with juicy tomatoes, creamy mozzarella, and fresh basil! To make this easy salad more filling, shredded chicken is added!

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For the Salad
1 C uncooked quinoa, cooked according to package instructions
2 C cooked, shredded chicken (rotisserie chicken works well)
1 C cherry tomatoes, halved
8 oz mini fresh mozzarella balls
¼ C fresh basil leaves, torn
¼ C red onion, chopped
For the Dressing
¼ C olive oil
3 tbsp balsamic vinegar
2 tbsp fresh lemon juice
3 garlic cloves, minced
salt and pepper to taste (start at ½ tsp salt and ¼ tsp black pepper)
Place quinoa in a large bowl. In a small bowl, whisk together all ingredients for the dressing until well-combined. Pour over quinoa and stir until quinoa is completely covered. Stir in shredded chicken,...
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Nutritions

Calories
272

Sodium
173mg
7% DV

Fat
15g
24% DV

Protein
7g
15% DV

Carbs
24g
8% DV

Fiber
3g
14% DV