Lemon Poppyseed Grilled Chicken Salad

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Happy Thursday!

I made this grilled chicken salad with homemade lemon poppyseed dressing and let me tell you it was delicious. I love trying new salads but also sticking to my traditional salads and just changing a few toppings or the dressing. For this one I used romaine lettuce with some baby spinach topped with tomatoes, cucumbers, pears, grilled chicken and sliced almonds.

 

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For the Homemade Dressing:

2 Tbsp Honey
2 Tbsp Sugar
3 Tbsp Apple Cider Vinegar
2 Tbsp Olive Oil
1/2 Cup Non Fat Plain Greek Yogurt
1/4 Cup Reduced Fat Mayo
1 1/2 Tbsp Poppyseeds
1 Tbsp Milk

Whisk all of the ingredients together and chill in fridge for at minimum 1 hour before serving salad.

My favorite part about this dressing is that you get the sweetness of the dressing while using ingredients that are good for you!

 

Tip: Always keep on hand Apple Cider Vinegar because when making your own dressings so many of them call for this.

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Photos were taken by the world traveler herself BrittanyfromBoston, who also happens to be my sister! Check out her travel blog at brittanyfromboston.com!

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