Caught in a crunch? Don't fret! Instead, let's take a 'crisp' walk on the refreshing side with this tantalizing delight.
This salad struts its stuff on the catwalk of flavor, flaunting a perfect balance between savory and sweet. The star of the show? Our Premium Chinese Dressing - it's the secret agent that's mastered the art of disguise, sneaking in loads of taste without any added sugar or dairy.
5 mins Preparation
0 mins Cooking
- Toasting the Nuts: Think of your almonds or sesame seeds as sunbathers. Give them a light toasting before adding them to your salad. This will make them show off their rich, nutty flavor and give an extra 'crunch' performance. Just remember, they like a dry pan over medium heat and need a little stir to avoid getting sunburned!
- Chilling Before Serving: Once you've assembled your salad team, they need some chill time, literally. Send them to the refrigerator spa for at least 30 minutes before serving. This cool-down session lets the flavors mingle and the ingredients refresh themselves, resulting in a dish that's as invigorating as a splash in the pool on a hot day.
- Use Fresh Vegetables: Freshness is the secret sauce of any salad. Ensure your lettuce is as crisp as a fresh dollar bill, your carrots as firm as a bodybuilder, and your cilantro as vibrant as a salsa dancer. Fresh vegetables don't just taste better - they add a crunch that's as satisfying as stepping on a crunchy autumn leaf!
- 3 cups of shredded lettuce
- 2 cups of shredded red cabbage
- 1 cup of shredded carrots
- 1/2 cup of sliced red peppers
- 1/2 cup of chopped green onions
- 1/2 cup of chopped cilantro
- 2 cups of shredded/chopped chicken
- 5 tablespoons of Hungry Squirrel's Keto Chinese Salad Dressing
- 1 sliced avocado
- 1 cup of almonds
- Sesame seeds
Combine and toss salad ingredients to a large bowl.
Pour 5 tablespoons of Keto Hungry Squirrel Chinese Dressing over the salad, toss together, and taste. You may add more dressing based on your personal preference.
Optional: top with avocado, almonds and sesame seeds.