Friday, August 20, 2010

Sesame Orange Cold Chicken Salad


3 chicken breasts, cooked and diced
1 c. onion, diced and sautéed
1 c. celery, diced and sautéed
¾ c. cucumber, diced
Zest of 2 oranges
½ c. toasted walnuts, coarsely chopped

1 tsp. sesame oil
1 tsp. soy sauce
1 tbsp. apple cider vinegar
Juice from 1 orange

¼ tsp. ground mustard
½ tsp. ground fennel seed
Pinch of cumin
Pinch of cayenne pepper
½ tsp. sugar
¼ tsp. ground clove
½ tsp. ground black pepper
½ tsp. kosher salt


Mix the chicken, onion, celery, cucumber, orange zest, and walnuts. Mix the sauce ingredients together. Add the seasoning to the sauce. Pour sauce over the chicken mixture and toss to coat. Excellent with wheat pita or in a wrap.

1 comment:

  1. I didn't have sesame oil or cloves, but it was still a refreshing wrap!