Avocado mango chicken salad

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    30 min

    A vibrant and tasty chicken salad. Chicken, avocado, mangoes and lettuce are tossed with a delicious chilli-lime dressing. Serve as a side dish, main course for lunch or dinner.


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    Ingredients
    Serves: 8 

    • 2 tablespoons dark brown soft sugar
    • 4 tablespoons water
    • 75ml lime juice
    • 125ml chilli garlic sauce
    • 550g cooked chicken, shredded
    • 2 medium mangoes, peeled, seeded and diced
    • 2 avocados, peeled, pitted and diced
    • 285g lettuce mix

    Method
    Prep:30min  ›  Ready in:30min 

    1. In a saucepan over medium-high heat, stir together the dark brown soft sugar and water. Bring to the boil, then pour into a medium bowl. Stir in the garlic chilli sauce and lime juice. Set the dressing aside.
    2. In a large bowl, toss together the chicken, mangoes and avocados. Arrange the salad mix on serving plates, then top with a few spoonfuls of the chicken mixture. Pour dressing over the top.
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    I've made this several times now... first exactly as called for in the recipe, then with personal tweaks. Now it's one of our staple meals! I always cook the chicken first with seasonings, garlic, sweet onion, and sometimes a red pepper. Also we prefer spinach over lettuce, to which I add a handful of chopped, fresh cilantro and sometimes green onions. The dressing is stellar. Once I made the chicken extra spicy, and added 2 Tablespoons of plain yogurt and 1 Tablespoon of mango chutney to the dressing to balance the flavors, which was also really, really good.  -  15 May 2007  (Review from Allrecipes US | Canada)

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    Mango and avacado is a wonderful combo and the dressing is beautiful. I think I'd even make it again to use as a dressing for any type of salad or as a sauce for chicken. I did use spinach instead of lettuce and found that to be very tasty.  -  30 Jun 2005  (Review from Allrecipes US | Canada)

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    Great flavor, nice colors, this dish was unusual, and everyone seemed to like it. Filling yet light, and used as a main dish. The lime juice gave it a nice tartness, but was balanced with the brown sugar. I used chicken tenderloins cooked & lightly seasoned just before making the salad, and added 1/2 c of shredded carrots just because I wanted extra veggies in it. Really good, I'd make it again.  -  03 Dec 2005  (Review from Allrecipes US | Canada)

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