Grilled Chicken & Blueberry Salad With Wild Orange Dressing

20 mins
6
intermediate

 

 

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Ingredients

Salad:
  • 1 cup blueberries, washed
  • 2 fresh oranges, peeled and sliced or in segments
  • 1/2 cup toasted walnuts
  • gorgonzola crumbles
  • Romain lettuce
  • Arugula
Chicken:
  • 2 organic chicken breasts
  • 1/4 teaspoon dehydrated orange peel
  • 1/4 teaspoon dehydrated lemon peel
  • 1/8 teaspoon red pepper flakes
  • 2 tablespoons brown sugar
  • pinch ginger
  • pinch ground nutmeg
  • pinch ground cloves
  • pinch of dried lime leaves or a squeeze of juice of 1/2 lime
Dressing:
  • 1 cup extra virgin olive oil
  • 1 teaspoon organic dijon mustard
  • 1/3 cup white balsamic vinegar
  • 1-2 drops Wild Orange Essential Oil
  • 2 Tablespoons mayonnaise
  • 1/4 cup brown sugar
  • 2 tablespoons Orange Blossom Honey
  • Sea Salt and Pepper to taste

Directions

  • Mix all spices and rub on chicken breasts.
  • Grill chicken until cooked but still moist.
  • Place washed lettuce on plates.
  • Slice chicken diagonally and place on top of greens.
  • Top with blueberries, oranges, gorgonzola, and walnuts.
  • Mix all dressing ingredients together except for olive oil.
  • Drizzle oil slowly into dressing mix and whisk until well blended.
  • Drizzle over salad.