Combine classic Asian ingredients like chow mein noodles, Mandarin oranges, and bok choy for a light salad that's as filling as a meal.
Light Asian Chicken Salad
- Total Fat19 g
- Cholesterol89 mg
- Sodium728 mg
- Total Carbohydrate56 g
- Protein39 g
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1 can water chestnuts, 8 oz., drained and chopped
1 package frozen pea pods, 6 oz. thawed
6 green onions, thinly sliced
1/2 red bell pepper, seeded and thinly sliced
4 cup bok choy, sliced
2 cup Chinese chow mein noodles
1 can Mandarin oranges, 11-oz.
3 tablespoon vegetable oil
1/2 teaspoon sesame oil, light
3 tablespoon rice vinegar
1-1/2 teaspoon gingerroot, freshly grated
2 teaspoon sugar
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon black pepper, coarsely ground
- To make marinade, drain liquid from orange segments into 2-quart bowl; set orange segments aside. Stir oils, vinegar, ginger, sugar, salt and pepper into orange liquid. Add chicken, stirring well; cover and refrigerate for 1 hour to marinate.
- Add water chestnuts, pea pods, green onions, bell pepper and bok choy to chicken mixture. Toss to mix well. Gently stir in reserved mandarin oranges.
- Serve salad over Chinese chow mein noodles.