Club Med Chicken Salad

Club Med Chicken Salad Recipe

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Yummy Mediterranean flavors abound! Printed on the back package of Natural Directions' whole wheat penne rigate. Cheese can be added to the salad, too if you want-feta, romano, gorgonzola, etc. Fresh herb would be a flavorful addition: mint, basil, flat leaf parsley, for ex.

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Serves:
10
Prep:
10 Hr
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

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  • 16 oz
    penne rigate pasta (or similar pasta your choice of regular or whole wheat)
  • 2/3 c
    extra virgin olive oil
  • 1/4 clove
    red wine vinegar
  • 1 Tbsp
    fresh lemon juice
  • 1 1/2 Tbsp
    dijon mustard
  • 1 pt
    cherry tomatoes, or similar, cut in half
  • 6 1/2 oz
    artichoke hearts (not marinated)
  • 1/2 c
    raisins (can substitute yellow raisins or currants)
  • 1/2 c
    kalamata olives (or similar imported olives)
  • 3 Tbsp
    capers
  • 3 c
    cooked chicken, cooled and diced (we used leftover grilled chicken breasts)
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    cheese, freshly grated or crumbled (read recipe intro) (optional)

How to Make Club Med Chicken Salad

Step-by-Step

  1. Prepare pasta according to the package directions. Drain then rinse immediately with cold water. Drain again.
  2. In a small non-reactive bowl whisk together the extra virgin olive oil, red wine vinegar, lemon juice and Dijon mustard.
  3. In a large non-metallic bowl combine the drained pasta with the (cherry) tomatoes, artichoke hearts, raisins, olives, capers, cooked chicken. Stir in the dressing and toss to combine.
  4. Cover and refrigerate salad for 30 minutes.

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About Club Med Chicken Salad

Course/Dish: Pasta Salads
Main Ingredient: Pasta
Regional Style: Italian




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