Grilled Chicken and Raspberry-Spinach Salad

An organic raspberry-spread vinaigrette glazes grilled chicken and dresses the spinach-and-raspberries base of a delightful main-dish salad.

  • Prep Time 30 min
  • Total Time 30 min
  • Servings 4

Ingredients

1
cup Cascadian Farm® organic raspberry fruit spread
1/4
cup red wine vinegar
2
tablespoons olive oil
4
boneless skinless chicken breasts (about 1 lb)
8
cups torn fresh spinach
1
bag (10 oz) Cascadian Farm® frozen organic red raspberries, thawed, drained
1/2
cup thinly sliced red onion
1/4
cup sliced almonds, toasted

  • 1 Heat gas or charcoal grill. In small bowl, stir together fruit spread, vinegar and oil; reserve 1/3 cup for glaze. Set remaining mixture aside.
  • 2 Carefully brush grill rack with oil. Place chicken on grill over medium heat. Brush chicken with reserved glaze. Cover grill; cook 5 minutes. Turn chicken over; brush with glaze. Cover grill; cook 3 to 7 minutes longer, brushing occasionally with glaze, until juice of chicken is clear when center of thickest part is cut (170°F).
  • 3 Meanwhile, on 4 individual dinner plates, arrange spinach, raspberries, onion and almonds. Cut each grilled chicken breast into slices; place on top of salads. Drizzle with remaining fruit spread mixture.

Expert Tips

Toasting almonds brings out the flavor! In ungreased heavy skillet, cook over medium-low heat 5 to 7 minutes, stirring frequently until browning begins, then stirring constantly until light brown.

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
500
(
Calories from Fat
130),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
14g
14%
(Saturated Fat
2 1/2g,
2 1/2%
Trans Fat
0g
0%
),
Cholesterol
70mg
70%;
Sodium
120mg
120%;
Total Carbohydrate
62g
62%
(Dietary Fiber
13g
13%
  Sugars
43g
43%
),
Protein
30g
30%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
110%;
Vitamin C
70%;
Calcium
15%;
Iron
20%;
Exchanges:
0 Starch; 0 Fruit; 3 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 2 Vegetable; 3 1/2 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 2 1/2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
4
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.