Grilled Raspberry-Chipotle Chicken Salad

Summertime is at its berry best with a refreshing main-dish salad like this one.

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  • prep time 30 min
  • total time 30 min
  • ingredients 7
  • servings 4
 

Ingredients

4
boneless skinless chicken breasts (about 1 1/4 lb)
1
cup raspberry chipotle sauce
1
bag (10 oz) ready-to-eat mixed salad greens (such as romaine, iceberg and leaf lettuces)
1
pint (2 cups) fresh raspberries
1/4
cup butter toffee glazed-flavored sliced almonds (from 3.75-oz package)
2
tablespoons olive or vegetable oil
3
tablespoons orange juice

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LOCATION

Steps

  • 1 Heat gas or charcoal grill. Brush both sides of chicken with about 1/4 cup of the raspberry chipotle sauce.
  • 2 Place chicken on grill over medium heat. Cover grill; cook 10 to 15 minutes. Turn chicken; brush with 1/4 cup of the raspberry chipotle sauce. Cover grill; cook 3 to 5 minutes longer or until juice of chicken is clear when center of thickest part is cut (170°F).
  • 3 Arrange salad greens on 4 serving plates; top with raspberries. Cut each chicken breast into slices; fan over salad greens and raspberries. Garnish with almonds.
  • 4 In small bowl, beat remaining 1/2 cup raspberry chipotle sauce, the oil and orange juice with wire whisk until blended. Drizzle over salads.
  • 1 Heat gas or charcoal grill. Brush both sides of chicken with about 1/4 cup of the raspberry chipotle sauce.
  • 2 Place chicken on grill over medium heat. Cover grill; cook 10 to 15 minutes. Turn chicken; brush with 1/4 cup of the raspberry chipotle sauce. Cover grill; cook 3 to 5 minutes longer or until juice of chicken is clear when center of thickest part is cut (170°F).
  • 3 Arrange salad greens on 4 serving plates; top with raspberries. Cut each chicken breast into slices; fan over salad greens and raspberries. Garnish with almonds.
  • 4 In small bowl, beat remaining 1/2 cup raspberry chipotle sauce, the oil and orange juice with wire whisk until blended. Drizzle over salads.

EXPERT TIPS

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Expert Tips

Look for raspberry chipotle sauce near the barbecue sauces in the supermarket. Glazed almonds can be found in the produce section.

Serve this hearty salad with a slice of crusty bread and a glass of iced tea.

Nutritional information

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Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
460
(
Calories from Fat
140),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
15g
15%
(Saturated Fat
2 1/2g,
2 1/2%
Trans Fat
0g
0%
),
Cholesterol
85mg
85%;
Sodium
370mg
370%;
Total Carbohydrate
47g
47%
(Dietary Fiber
5g
5%
  Sugars
38g
38%
),
Protein
34g
34%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
80%;
Vitamin C
50%;
Calcium
10%;
Iron
15%;
Exchanges:
0 Starch; 1/2 Fruit; 2 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 5 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 0 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
3
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.