Blackened Chicken Avocado Salad Recipe: This 20-Minute Chicken Salad Recipe Is Craveworthy by Sarah Amona

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Blackened Chicken Avocado Salad Recipe: This 20-Minute Chicken Salad Recipe Is Craveworthy

Check out this delicious salad recipe! Yum! This healthy, easy blackened chicken salad recipe is the perfect dinner or lunch.

Cuisine: American
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 15 minutes
Total Time: 20 minutes
Servings: 4




  • 2 cups romaine lettuce (you can also use baby spinach)
  • 1 large tomato, chopped
  • 1 small red onion, chopped
  • 1/2 cup cucumber, chopped
  • 2 avocados, peeled and pitted
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon cilantro (fresh or dried)
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon pepper

Here's how to make it: 

  1. Mix together the paprika, garlic powder, chili powder, cumin and olive oil. Season with salt and pepper. 
  2. Coat the chicken with the spice mixture and cook on medium heat in a frying pan until no longer pink in center, approximately 15 minutes, depending on thickness.
  3. Add all the salad ingredients to a large salad bowl, drizzling the olive oil and sprinkling the salt, pepper and cilantro. Toss with tongs.
  4. Remove the chicken and cut diagonally into strips. Place on top of salad and serve immediately.

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It’s not often that I crave salad, but this one I am definitely craving 😋
Elisa Schmitz, 30Seconds
Love blackened chicken. This is an excellent recipe! #yum

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