Raspberry Chicken Dishes are becoming increasingly popular as the population becomes more aware of the importance of including food of high nutritional value in their diet.
Raspberries are nutritious and tasty, so why not include them in your diet as often as you are able?
Take advantage of using fresh raspberries in your menu planning when they are locally fresh - that's when they are (usually) least expensive and the best tasting!
Be sure to check out the link for Raspberry Relish (scroll down) - transform a simple meal of hot-dogs to something VERY special - you will ♥ it!
Here is a great Raspberry Chicken Salad to start with, and scroll down for more amazing Raspberry Chicken Recipes to make at home!
This Healthy Raspberry Chicken Salad is a great Chicken dish to make when the outside temperature is hot, as it will not make your kitchen extra warm.
It makes a light and colourful lunch or dinner...and it is quick and so easy too!
FOR THE DRESSING
1/2 cup honey
1/2 cup red wine vinegar or cider vinegar
4 tsps. soy sauce
1 garlic clove, minced
1/2 tsp. ground ginger
1/4 teaspoon salt
FOR THE SALAD
1 pound boneless skinless chicken breasts, cut into strips
1 tbsp. vegetable oil
1 tsp. butter or margarine
8 cups torn mixed salad greens
1 pint fresh raspberries
1/4 cup chopped pecans (or walnuts)
In a small bowl, combine the dressing ingredients.
In a large skillet, cook and stir chicken in oil and butter until no longer pink, drain.
Add 1/2 cup salad dressing, and cook 1 minute longer.
Place the salad greens in a serving bowl.
Top with the chicken, raspberries and pecans (or walnuts).