Kale Chicken Caesar

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Kale Chicken Caesar

This healthy and easy meal will be a summer delight.
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 20 minutes
Course: Salad, Entree
Cuisine: American
Servings: 2 people
Calories: 215kcal
Author: Judy Doherty

Ingredients

  • 5 cups kale lacitano
  • 2 each chicken thighs cooked and diced
  • 2 tablespoons Italian dressing
  • 1/2 cup French bread cubed

Instructions

  • Bake the chicken thighs on a flat tray for 20 minutes at 400 degrees until done (no longer raw in the center). Bake the French bread on a pan in the same oven as the chicken. Bake until it is toasted, about 10 minutes.
  • Cut the kale in bite-size pieces. Rinse under cold water in a colander. Pat dry.
  • Toss the kale and the Italian dressing in a large bowl. Top with croutons and chicken.

Notes

We are using Light Italian dressing instead of Caesar dressing because it usually contains about a third of the calories and it goes well with the kale. 
You can also add sliced baked potatoes if you want the meal to be a little heartier. 

Nutrition

Calories: 215kcal | Carbohydrates: 35g | Protein: 8g | Fat: 5g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 2g | Monounsaturated Fat: 1g | Trans Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 1mg | Sodium: 524mg | Potassium: 266mg | Fiber: 3g | Sugar: 5g | Vitamin A: 5251IU | Vitamin C: 49mg | Calcium: 166mg | Iron: 3mg
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