Chinese Chicken Salad with Napa Cabbage, Carrots & Tortilla Strips.

  • 1 medium
    carrot
  • ½ lb
    chicken breasts, boneless skinless
  • ½ small bunch
    cilantro
  • 1 clove
    garlic
  • 1 (1 inch) piece
    ginger root
  • 1
    large flour tortilla
  • ½ medium head
    napa cabbage
  •  
    black pepper
  •  
    crushed red pepper
  •  
    extra virgin olive oil
  •  
    honey
  •  
    rice vinegar
  •  
    salt
  •  
    soy sauce
  •  
    toasted sesame oil
  •  
    virgin coconut oil
  • 1
    Preheat oven to 350°F.
  • 2
    Cut tortilla into thin strips and transfer to a sheet pan. Drizzle with oil, season with salt and pepper, and toss to coat. Arrange in a single layer.
    1 large flour tortilla
    1 tsp extra virgin olive oil
    1 pinch salt
    1 pinch black pepper
  • 3
    Place in the oven and bake until golden and crispy, 10-12 minutes.
  • 4
    Heat a grill pan, outdoor grill, or skillet over medium-high heat.
  • 5
    Slice chicken in half horizontally to form thin fillets. Season with salt and pepper.
    ½ lb chicken breasts, boneless skinless
    1 pinch salt
    1 pinch black pepper
  • 6
    Coat grill or bottom of skillet with oil. Add chicken and cook until golden brown and cooked through, 2-3 minutes per side.
    about 1 tbsp virgin coconut oil
  • 7
    Peel and mince garlic and ginger. In a large bowl, prepare dressing by whisking together garlic, ginger, oil, vinegar, soy sauce, sesame oil, honey, and crushed red pepper.
    1 clove garlic
    1 (1 inch) piece ginger
    2 tbsp extra virgin olive oil
    2 tbsp rice vinegar
    1 tbsp soy sauce
    ½ tbsp toasted sesame oil
    ½ tbsp honey
    ⅛ tsp crushed red pepper
  • 8
    Wash and dry cabbage, carrot, and cilantro. Thinly slice cabbage into shreds. Trim ends, peel, and coarsely grate carrot. Shave cilantro leaves off the stems; discard the stems and mince the leaves. Add everything to bowl with dressing and toss.
    ½ medium head napa cabbage
    1 medium carrot
    ½ small bunch cilantro
  • 9
    Slice chicken into strips.
  • 10
    To serve, place salad on a plate and top with tortilla chips and chicken. Enjoy!