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3 from 2 votes

Chicken Quinoa Citrus Salad

Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time20 mins
Total Time35 mins
Course: Salad
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Chicken Quinoa Citrus Salad
Servings: 4
Calories: 616kcal

Ingredients

  • 1 1/4 cup quinoa, uncooked
  • 2 cup rotisserie chicken
  • 1 cup mandarin oranges, canned in juice
  • 2 cup spinach
  • 1/2 cup walnuts, chopped
  • 1 medium lime
  • 3 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon honey

Instructions

  • Cook quinoa as directed on package; allow to cool. Meanwhile, shred chicken and drain oranges.
  • Add quinoa to each of 4 serving dishes. Add chicken, spinach (this may be gently chopped before adding to dish), oranges and walnuts.
  • Whisk juice of lime, olive oil and honey in a small mixing bowl.
  • Drizzle each salad with dressing and serve immediately.

Nutrition

Calories: 616kcal | Carbohydrates: 49g | Protein: 36g | Fat: 32g | Saturated Fat: 7g | Cholesterol: 73mg | Sodium: 656mg | Fiber: 6g | Sugar: 11g