Essential Everyday BBQ Chicken Chopped Salad

Essential Everyday BBQ Chicken Chopped Salad

  • Prep Time: 15 Minutes
  • Cook Time: 15 minutes
  • Serves: Makes 6 Servings


  • 1 pound boneless, skinless chicken breasts
  • 1 cup Essential Everyday Hickory Smoke Barbecue Sauce divided
  • 1/4 cup Essential Everyday Creamy Ranch Dressing
  • 10 ounces torn Romaine lettuce
  • 1 1/2 cups Essential Everyday Mexican Style Four Cheese Blend
  • 1 cup Essential Everyday Black Beans rinsed and drained
  • 1/4 cup chopped red onion
  • 1 medium tomato seeded and chopped
  • 1 ripe avocado pitted, peeled and chopped
  • 1 bag Essential Everyday Tortilla Chips broken
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  • Prep:  Prepare grill to medium heat. Place chicken on grill; grill 10-12 minutes, turning occasionally, until chicken reaches an internal temperature of 170°F and juices run clear. Brush with ¾ cup barbecue sauce last 5 minutes of grilling.


  • Combine:  Meanwhile, combine dressing with 2 tablespoons barbecue sauce. In large bowl, toss lettuce, cheese, beans, corn, onion, tomato and avocado with dressing; salt and pepper to taste.


  • Create:  Divide salad among 6 dinner plates. Slice chicken and place over salads. Top with broken tortilla chips and drizzle with remaining barbecue sauce.