Yield
4 Servings
Prep Time
15mins
Cook Time
10mins
Difficulty Level
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Add some sweetness and crunch to your chicken salads by combining pecans, sweet apple slices or barbecued chicken in each bite of this refreshing chicken salad.

Ingredients

  • ½ cup pecans, roughly chopped
  • 2 tbsps maple syrup
  • ½ barbecued chicken, shredded
  • 1 witlof (cigar shaped white vegetable also called Belgian endive), leaves separated
  • 1 bunch rocket, leaves trimmed
  • 1 pink lady apple, cored, quartered, thinly sliced
  • ¹⁄³ cup gorgonzola dolce, crumbled
  • ¼ cup extra-virgin olive oil
  • 2 tbsps white balsamic vinegar
01.

Preheat oven to moderate, 180 C. Line an oven tray with baking paper.

02.

In a small bowl, combine pecans and maple syrup. Spread on prepared tray. Bake 8 to 10 mins, until golden and sticky. Allow to cool.

03.

In a large bowl, combine chicken, witlof, rocket, apple and gorgonzola. Transfer to a platter. Sprinkle with pecans.

04.

In a small jug, whisk oil and vinegar together. Season. Drizzle over salad just before serving.

Photo: bauersyndication.com.au

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