Chicken Niçoise Salad recipe – healthy & easy
Tuna Niçoise Salad is a classic French dish. Turn it into an easy weeknight meal by substituting store-bought rotisserie chicken for the tuna.
shredded rotisserie chicken
small red onion
cured black olives
red wine vinaigrette
- Fill a large pot with 1 inch of water and fit with a steamer basket; bring the water to a boil. Place the beans in the basket, cover, and steam until tender, 4 to 5 minutes; run under cold water to cool. Repeat with the potatoes, steaming until tender, 10 to 12 minutes.
- Meanwhile, place the eggs in a large saucepan and add enough cold water to cover them by 1 inch. Bring to a boil. Remove from heat, cover saucepan, and let stand for 12 minutes. Drain the eggs and run under cold water to cool. Peel and halve the eggs.
- Divide the greens among plates and top with the beans, potatoes, eggs, chicken, onion, and olives. Drizzle with the vinaigrette.