Orange Chicken Salad

Orange Chicken Salad Recipe

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Millie Jordan


This is a fruity, refreshing, crunchy, salad that I hope you enjoy as much as I do.


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15 Min
15 Min
Stove Top


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  • 1 bunch
    romaine lettuce head
  • 1/2 c
    canned mandarin oranges drained
  • 1/2 c
    almond slivers
  • 1/2 c
    chow mein noodles
  • 1/2 c
    fresh orange juice
  • 1/4 c
  • 1/4 c
  • 1 tsp
    rounded of corn starch
  • 3 large
    chicken strips deep fried or grilled

How to Make Orange Chicken Salad


  1. Brown chicken strips in hot oil, or grill until done.
  2. Break lettuce into small pieces while the chicken strips are browning.
  3. Put the lettuce into a decorative bowl
  4. Add the mandarin orange,and slivered almond pieces to the lettuce.
  5. Mix the water and corn starch together in a microwave safe bowl. Add the honey and orange juice to the corn starch mixture.
  6. Microwave until mixture comes to a boil. Immediately remove from the microwave and stir gently. Let sit.
  7. After chicken is done remove from skillet, and drain on a paper towel. As soon as possible cut the chicken strips into 4 pieces each.
  8. Put the cut up chicken pieces into a bowl and cover with the orange juice mixture from the microwave. Stir to coat well.
  9. Add the chicken to the bowl with the romaine, mandarin orange, slivered almonds. Pour any of the orange juice mixture that is left on top of the chicken
  10. Sprinkle the Chow mein noodles over the top of the salad and serve immediately.

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About Orange Chicken Salad

Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: Southern
Dietary Needs: Low Fat
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Healthy
Hashtag: #Refreshing

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