Chicken and Fruit Salad with Peanut Dressing

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    30 mins

    This chicken salad has an Asian twist. Grilled chicken is tossed with oranges, spring onions, snow peas and lychees and then drizzled with creamy peanut dressing. What a treat for your heart and your taste buds!


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    Ingredients
    Serves: 4 

    • 1 medium sized romaine or cos lettuce
    • 150g snow peas
    • 1 x 410g can lychees, drained and halved
    • 1 large orange, peeled and cut into sections
    • 1 red plum, stoned and sliced
    • 4 spring onions, thinly sliced
    • 375g chicken breast fillets
    • Creamy peanut dressing
    • 1/3 cup reduced-fat mayonnaise
    • 3 tablespoons creamy peanut butter
    • 1 garlic clove, finely chopped

    Directions
    Prep:20min  ›  Cook:10min  ›  Ready in:30min 

    1. Trim, rinse, dry and finely shred the lettuce and place in a bowl. Trim the snow peas, cut in half and add them to the bowl. Add the lychees, orange, plum and spring onions and toss to combine.
    2. Coat a heavy-based frying pan with non-stick cooking spray and set over medium-high heat until hot, about 2 minutes. Fry the chicken breast fillets until cooked through, about 4 minutes on each side.
    3. To make the dressing, whisk the mayonnaise, peanut butter and garlic in a small cup. Cut the chicken diagonally into thin slices and add the strips to the bowl. Just before serving, drizzle the salad with the dressing and toss to coat.

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    Something else. I added pine nuts as another user suggested she would do next time she cooked this. I also added lime juice to the dressing...yummm  -  04 May 2010  (Review from Allrecipes AU | NZ)

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    Loved this one... had to add water to sauce to make it 'drizzle'.. and I threw in a handful of fresh mint leaves from the garden.. Oh, and as plums are out of season here, I added a pear which was delicious. It was a hit at work where I made it for my work colleagues!  -  03 Sep 2012  (Review from Allrecipes AU | NZ)

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    this was easy to make and tasted sensational. the lychee's were a winner, I will add some pine nuts next time..  -  17 Apr 2010  (Review from Allrecipes AU | NZ)

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