Chopped Chicken Salad

  • Servings: 2
  • Difficulty: easy
  • Rating: ★★★★★
  • Print

A fresh and light salad.

Ingredients

Chicken

  • 1 lb chicken
  • 1 tablespoon garlic powder
  • 1 tablespoon onion powder
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 tablespoon ghee
  • 2 tablespoons teriyaki sauce (primal kitchen)

Salad

  • 1 cup lettuce (chopped)
  • 1 cup cabbage (chopped)
  • ½ cup spring onion (chopped)
  • 1 mandarin
  • 1 can water chestnuts
  • ½ cup roasted cashews
  • ¼ cup cilantro (chopped)
  • 1 tablespoon sesame seeds
  • ¼ cup teriyaki sauce (primal kitchen)

Directions

  1. Cut the chicken into smaller pieces and place into a bowl.
  2. Season fully with the ingredients.
  3. Heat the ghee in a pan over medium-high heat. Once hot, add chicken.
  4. Cook fully through and set aside to cool.
  5. Drain the liquid out of the can of water chestnuts.
  6. Add the chicken and all of the salad ingredients into a large bowl.
  7. Mix until well combined.
  8. Enjoy!

Teriyaki Chicken

  • Servings: 2
  • Difficulty: easy
  • Rating: ★★★★★
  • Print

A healthy alternative to a restaurant favorite.

Ingredients

  • 1 lb chicken breasts 
  • 2⁄3 cup coconut aminos teriyaki sauce
  • 1 tablespoon avocado oil
  • 2 garlic cloves (minced)
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • ½ tablespoon arrowroot or tapioca powder
  • ½ tablespoon sesame oil
  • 2 tablespoons sesame seeds

Directions

  1. Whisk the arrowroot powder, coconut aminos, and sesame oil in a small bowl.
  2. Rinse the chicken and pat dry. Cut into bite-sized pieces. Season with the salt.
  3. Heat the avocado oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat.
  4. Add the chicken pieces and cook until it looks nearly ready, then add in the garlic.
  5. Cook for an additional 30 seconds. Remove the chicken and garlic from the pan and set aside.
  6. Reduce the heat to medium and add the sauce to the pan. Cook until thickened.
  7. Return the chicken to the pan and toss to coat, not more than about 30-60 seconds.
  8. Season with sesame seeds and any other garnish, according to preference.
  9. Enjoy!

Chicken Poke

  • Servings: 2
  • Difficulty: easy
  • Rating: ★★★★★
  • Print

A quick and easy dish to enjoy.

Ingredients

  • 1 lb chicken breast (cut into cubes)
  • 4 cups mixed greens
  • 1 tablespoon cilantro
  • 2 scallions (thinly sliced)
  • ½ cup teriyaki sauce (primal kitchen)
  • 1 cup bean sprouts
  • 1 tablespoon crispy garlic
  • 1 tablespoon chili oil
  • 1 tablespoon sesame seeds

Directions

  1. Cook the chicken according to your liking.
  2. In a mixing bowl combine the chicken, mixed greens, bean sprouts, and crispy garlic.
  3. Add the scallions, chili oil, sesame seeds and the teriyaki sauce.
  4. Toss thoroughly until salad is fully mixed.
  5. Enjoy!

Teriyaki Chicken Salad

  • Servings: 6
  • Difficulty: easy
  • Rating: ★★★★
  • Print

A delightful salad full of crunch and flavor.

Ingredients

  • 2 lbs chicken thighs (boneless, skinless)
  • 2 cups slaw mix
  • 1 cup purple cabbage (shredded)
  • ¼ cup cilantro (chopped)
  • 1 bunch scallions (thinly sliced)
  • ¾ teaspoon onion powder
  • ¾ teaspoon garlic powder
  • 2 tablespoons avocado oil
  • ¾ cup cashews (raw)
  • 2 tablespoons teriyaki sauce (primal kitchen)

Directions

  1. Combine the slaw mix, cabbage, scallions, cashews, and cilantro in a large mixing bowl. Set aside.
  2. Heat avocado oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat.
  3. Rinse and pat dry the chicken. Season with the onion powder and garlic powder. Add to the skillet.
  4. Cook fully through until you get a nice golden brown crust on both sides.
  5. Remove the chicken and let it cool for 1-2 minutes on a cutting board.
  6. Cut the chicken into cubes. Place the chicken pieces onto the salad.
  7. Add in the dressing and toss the entire salad.
  8. Enjoy!

Salmon Poke

  • Servings: 2
  • Difficulty: easy
  • Rating: ★★★★★
  • Print

A quick and easy dish to enjoy.

Ingredients

  • 1 lb salmon sashimi (cut into cubes)
  • 2 cups mixed greens
  • 1 large avocado (cubed)
  • 2 scallions (thinly sliced)
  • ¼ cup teriyaki sauce (primal kitchen)
  • 1 cup bean sprouts
  • 1 tablespoon crispy garlic
  • 4 tablespoons smelt eggs

Directions

  1. In a mixing bowl combine the mixed greens, bean sprouts, crispy garlic and avocado.
  2. In a separate bowl mix the salmon cubes with the smelt eggs.
  3. Place the salad mixture onto a plate followed by the seasoned salmon cubes.
  4. Add the scallions and the teriyaki sauce.
  5. Mix thoroughly until the sauce has seasoned the entire dish.
  6. Enjoy!