Southwest Chicken Salad

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One of my favorite salads when eating out is Red Robin’s southwest chicken salad. So, I decided to try it at home! 

Southwest Chicken Salad
Serves 4
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Total Time
20 min
Total Time
20 min
Ingredients
  1. 1 lb. boneless, skinless chicken breasts
  2. 2 tsp. olive oil
  3. 1 tsp. salt
  4. 2 tsp. pepper
  5. 4 cups romaine lettuce, shredded
  6. 1/2 cup cooked corn
  7. 1/2 cup black beans, rinsed and drained
  8. 1/2 cup red pepper, diced
  9. 1/2 cup grated pepperjack cheese
  10. 1/4 cup ranch dressing
  11. 1 tsp. chipotle seasoning
Instructions
  1. Preheat BBQ grill to 350 degrees.
  2. Coat each side of chicken breast with olive oil and salt and pepper.
  3. BBQ chicken for 12-15 minutes, or until fully cooked. Slice thin and set aside.
  4. Mix together ranch dressing and chipotle seasoning.
  5. In medium bowl, toss together veggies, cheeses and dressing together.
  6. Top with chicken and serve immediately.
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Shrimp & Avocado Salad

Avocado Shrimp saladI love this salad! 1. Because I LOOOOVE avocado’s and 2. It kind of tastes amazing! And it only takes about 5 minutes to make!

Shrimp & Avocado Salad
Serves 6
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Total Time
5 min
Total Time
5 min
Ingredients
  1. 1 lb. cooked large shrimp, de-tailed and cut in half
  2. 2 barely ripe large avocados
  3. 1/4 cup red onion, diced
  4. 1/2 cup cherry tomatoes, diced
  5. 1 jalapeƱo, diced
  6. Juice of 1 lime
  7. 1-3 tbsp. oil
  8. Salt & pepper to taste
Instructions
  1. Mix all ingredients together in medium bowl and serve right away.
Notes
  1. I suggest adding 1 tbsp. oil at a time. Depending on the size of your avocados and lime, it could get too soupy.
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Broccoli Salad

This is by far the easiest salad I’ve made.  It’s refreshing and has a ton of flavor! Top it with chicken and you’ve got a great lunch!

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What you’ll need

1 bag of broccoli slaw

1/2 cup dried cranberries

1/4 cup sunflower seeds

1/2 cup poppyseed dressing

What you’ll do

Mix all ingredients in medium bowl and stir until fully combined. Yep, that’s it!

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