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Chicken and Rice Salad with Cranberry Vinaigrette or Orange Dressing Recipe

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This recipe for Chicken and Rice Salad with Cranberry Vinaigrette or Orange Dressing, by , is from The Lucky Duck Cookbook, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Jacqy Lewis Soderberg
Added: Saturday, September 20, 2008

Category:
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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
4 boneless, skinless chicken breasts, cooked and chopped
2 medium oranges, sectioned
2 c. cooked wild rice mix
4 green onions, thinly sliced
1 c. fresh parsley, chopped
1/2 c. dried cranberries or golden raisins
1/2 c. thinly sliced celery
1/2 c. seedless red and or green grapes/halved
1/4 c. pine nuts, toasted or 1 c. toasted pecans

Cranberry Vinaigrette:
1 c. olive oil
1/3 c. red wine vinegar
2/3 c. cranberry juice
1 T. shallots, finely chopped
1/2 c. fresh cranberries, chopped
1/4 tsp. salt
1 tsp. ground pepper

Orange Dressing:
1/4 c. fresh orange juice
1/4 c. apricot preserves
3 T. apple cider vinegar
3 T. minced shallots
2 tsp. Dijon mustard
2 tsp. minced garlic
1/2 c. canola oil

Directions:
Directions:
Vinaigrette:
Combine and whisk together. Make a day ahead and store in refrigerator.

In a large salad bowl mixed all salad ingredients and toss with Cranberry Vinaigrette. Top with toasted pine nuts.

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
The dressings are also good on a salad of mixed greens, chopped pears, candied almonds or pecans and blue cheese.

 

 

 

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