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Recipe: BLT Quinoa Salad

Yields1 ServingPrep Time10 minsCook Time15 minsTotal Time25 mins

This salad is filling, healthy & contains so many of my favorite ingredients. It's sort of a deconstructed BLT. Sort of.

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 1 cup dry quinoa, cook according to package directions
 grilled chicken breast
 butter lettuce, rinsed & pat dry
 1 ripe tomato, chopped
 bacon, cooked & broken into pieces
 handful of blue cheese
 alfalfa sprouts
Lemon Honey Salad Dressing
 1/2 cup extra virgin olive oil
 4 tablespoons lemon juice
 3 tablespoons honey
 sea salt to taste
 ground black pepper

Plate butter lettuce. Top with quinoa, Grilled Chicken, chopped tomato, bacon pieces, blue cheese & sprouts.

Lemon Honey Salad Dressing.

Shake olive oil, lemon juice & honey in a jar. Season to taste with salt & pepper.

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size 1 serving (quinoa will serve 4)