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Monday, November 26, 2012

Chicken Taco Salad Recipe

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This is a really great chicken taco salad that anyone can make and enjoy. If your looking for a really good chicken taco salad I think you'll find this one is wonderful.

Ingredients

3 tbsp Chili powder

1 tbsp Garlic powder

SPICY SOUTHWESTERN DRESSING

1 tbsp Vegetable oil

4 4-oz breastschicken thighs, skinned and boned

1/2 cup sweet red pepper, Chopped

1 tbsp Tex-Mex Spice Mix

1 tbsp Salt

4 10-inch diameter flour tortillas

TEXMEX SPICE MIX

Spicy southwestern dressing

2 cups bibb lettuce; Shredded

2 tbsp Ground cumin

2 tbsp Water

1 cup mango Chopped

1 tbsp Fresh Cilantro chopped

Vegetable cooking spray

1/2 cup Green Pepper Chopped

1/2 cjicama Chopped

1 1/2 teaspoon Ground red pepper

1 tbsp Black Pepper ground

1 teaspoon Sugar

1 tbsp Tex-Mex spice mix

2 tbsp Lime juice

Chicken Taco Salad Preparation

Coat chicken with Tex-Mex Spice Mix. Cover and chill 8 hours. Cook chicken in a large nonstick skillet coated with cooking spray over medium heat 4-5 mins on each side. Chill. Chop chicken and place in a medium bowl. Add mango and next 4 ingredients; toss with Spicy Southwestern Dressing.

Place each tortilla in a medium-size microwave-safe bowl. Microwave at high 1.5 mins or until crisp. Place lettuce into tortilla shells and top with chicken mixture. To make Tex-Mex spice mix: Combine all spice mix ingredients thoroughly and store mixture in a sealed container in a cool, dark, dry place up to 3 months. Yields 8.5 tablespoons. TO MAKE SPICY SOUTHWESTERN DRESSING: Combine all dressing ingredients. Yeilds 6 tablespoons.

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