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Easy Summertime Dinner Salad: Chicken Kale Quinoa Salad

One of my favorite summertime activities is enjoying a picnic at Riverside Park with the family on a warm summer evening before heading over to the Rotary Bandshell for some Music in the Park. We like to fill up our collapsible cooler with fresh fruit, veggies and a selection of easy to make salads.

This Chicken Kale Quinoa Salad is one of our favorite salads. I prepare the chicken breasts ahead of time and refrigerate, ready to be used at a moment’s notice.

Ingredients

  • 1 cup of quinoa
  • 1 medium-sized head of broccoli, cut into florets
  • 8 stalks of kale, chopped
  • handful (each) of raw almonds, pumpkin and sunflower seeds
  • 2 tbsp dijon mustard
  • 4 tablespoons apple cider vinegar
  • 1/3 cup extra virgin olive oil

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Directions

1. Cook the chicken breasts. I prefer the following method, as it Continue reading Easy Summertime Dinner Salad: Chicken Kale Quinoa Salad

Jodi is originally from Montréal, Quebec and spent a few years in Northern New Brunswick. She moved to Kamloops in the Spring of 2010 with her family and works as an educational assistant. Her 6 and 8 year old keep her really busy as they love exploring the area and enjoying what Kamloops has to offer!