Author Notes: Here’s a Mexican inspired spin on chicken salad. Creamy avocado, diced tomatoes, cilantro, green onion and lime add bold flavor and zing to shredded chicken making a great sandwich filling or tortilla topping. —Brooklyn Salt
cup cooked, shredded chicken
seeded, chopped tomato
sprigs cilantro, chopped
scallion (white and light parts only), chopped finely
Juice from 1/2 lime
teaspoon coarse salt
Freshly cracked black pepper, to taste
- In a bowl, mash the avocado until smooth.
- Mix in the tomato, cilantro, green onion, lime juice, salt and pepper. Toss in the shredded chicken and mix well until fully coated.
- Serve on bread, crackers, lettuce cups, pita, salad, tortilla chips, taco shells or a wrap
- This recipe was entered in the contest for Your Best Recipe with Avocados