Select Your Store:
My Store:     Change



Store Hours:

Aprons Simple Meals

Publix Aprons Recipes

Search Recipes

Publix Aprons Recipes

Southwestern Chicken Salad

Total Time - 30 minutes / Makes 4 Servings

Sensible RecipeSensible Recipe What's This?

Cooking Sequence

  • Preheat sauté pan on medium: 1-2 minutes
  • Peel and brown onion
  • Prepare chicken mixture through step 7 and cut avocado
  • Top, according to step 8, and serve 

Southwestern Chicken Salad

Southwestern Chicken Salad

2 cups refrigerated cooked chicken (or leftover rotisserie chicken)
8 slices precooked bacon
1 small red onion
4 teaspoons green onion (optional)
4 cups romaine lettuce
1 avocado
1 cup grape tomatoes
olive oil cooking spray
1/4 cup light mayonnaise
1 tablespoon barbecue sauce
1/2 ounce blue corn tortilla chips
4 teaspoons pimento (optional)

  1. Preheat large sauté pan on medium for 2-3 minutes.
  2. Rinse and peel red onion, cut in half and slice into 1/2-inch strips (about 1/2 cup).
  3. Spray sauté pan with cooking spray. Add onion, cover and brown thoroughly for 7-9 minutes, stirring often. Place onions in medium mixing bowl and set aside for 2-3 minutes to cool.
  4. Cut chicken and bacon into 1/2-inch chunks and add to onions.
  5. Stir mayonnaise and barbecue sauce into chicken.
  6. Rinse lettuce, green onions and tomatoes. Line serving plates with lettuce leaves. Place blue corn chips around outside edge of plate (or crumble chips over lettuce). Place chicken salad in center of each plate. Sprinkle with pimentos.
  7. Cut green onions into 1/4-inch slices, using up to 1 inch of green tops. Sprinkle over chicken salad.
  8. Cut avocado lengthwise into quarters. Remove seed and peel. Slice into bite-size chunks. Place avocado and tomatoes around chicken salad. Serve.
Return to Top

Nutritional Information

Calories 351kcal; Fat 21g; Cholesterol 75mg; Carbohydrate 14g; Fiber 3g; Protein 27g; Sodium 405mg

Daily Values: Vitamin A 43%; Vitamin C 50%; Calcium 5%; Iron 12%
Return to Top

Shopping List

Add items to your grocery list by clicking on the Add to My Grocery List next to any item below.

The icon will change to Currently on My Grocery List to indicate that it has been added.


Dry Grocery
Add to your grocery list 1 tbsp barbecue sauce
Add to your grocery list 1/2 oz blue corn tortilla chips
Add to your grocery list 1/4 cup light mayonnaise
Add to your grocery list olive oil cooking spray
Add to your grocery list 4 tsp pimento (optional)

Add to your grocery list 8 slices pre-cooked bacon
Add to your grocery list 2 cups refrigerated cooked chicken (or use leftover rotisserie chicken)

Add to your grocery list 1  avocado
Add to your grocery list 1 cup grape tomatoes
Add to your grocery list 4 tsp green onion (optional)
Add to your grocery list 1 small red onion
Add to your grocery list 4 cups romaine lettuce

Suggested Items
Add to your grocery list fresh cut fruit

Return to Top

Aprons Advice

To speed up the time it takes to make the salad, leave out the onion.
Return to Top
Recipe Version soup0016