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Asian Chicken and Cabbage Salad for the Candida diet
Asian Chicken and Cabbage Salad
Prep Time
20 mins
Cook Time
10 mins
Total Time
30 mins
Course: Main Course, Salad, Side Dish
Cuisine: Asian
Servings: 4 servings
Calories: 289 kcal
Author: Lisa Richards
  • 2 Tbsp. olive oil
  • 2 Tbsp. sesame oil
  • 2 Tbsp. apple cider vinegar
  • 2 Tbsp. coconut aminos
  • 1/4 tsp. garlic powder
  • 1/4 tsp. onion powder
  • 1/4 tsp. powdered ginger
  • 1/4 tsp. powdered stevia
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • 1 large shallot
  • Light oil such as olive or avocado
  • 2 cups cooked shredded chicken
  • 4 cups shredded green cabbage
  • 1 cup shredded purple cabbage
  • 1 cup broccoli florets
  • 1/4 cup sliced green onions
  • 1/4 cup cilantro leaves
  • 1 Tbsp. sesame seeds
  1. To make the dressing, add olive oil, sesame oil, apple cider vinegar, coconut aminos, garlic powder, onion powder, powdered ginger, powdered stevia, salt and pepper to taste into a small bowl. Whisk to combine, set dressing aside.
  2. To prepare fried shallots, slice shallot into thin rings. Place rings into a pan with an inch of light oil such as olive or avocado. Heat oil over high heat and wait for shallot rings to begin bubble. Lower heat to medium and wait for bubbles to subside and rings to turn golden brown, about 8 to 10  minutes. Transfer fried shallots to a plate lined with paper towel and cool completely, set aside.
  3. To make the salad, add cooked shredded chicken, shredded green cabbage, shredded purple cabbage, broccoli florets, sliced green onions, sliced almonds, cilantro leaves and sesame seeds in a large bowl, toss lightly. Pour dressing over salad, toss lightly to combine. Garnish salad with fried shallots, serve immediately.
Recipe Notes

Fried shallots can be prepared ahead and stored in an air tight container until ready to use.