Chicken Broccoli Toss
Preparation time: 15 minutes
Cooking time: 5 minutes
You Will Need
4 cups fresh broccoli florets
3 cups torn romaine
2 cups sliced cooked chicken breast
1 medium apple, chopped
1/2 cup fat-free Italian salad dressing
1/4 cup pecan halves, toasted
2 tablespoons golden raisins
What to Do
1. Place broccoli in a steamer basket; place in a large saucepan over 1 in. of water. Bring to a boil; cover and steam for 5-8 minutes or until crisp-tender. Drain and rinse in cold water; pat dry with paper towels.
2. Divide romaine among four salad plates. In a bowl, combine the chicken, apple and broccoli; drizzle with dressing and toss to coat. Spoon onto romaine. Sprinkle with pecans and raisins.
Nutritional analysis: 1-1/2 cups equals 248 calories, 9 g fat (2 g saturated fat), 60 mg cholesterol, 507 mg sodium, 18 g carbohydrate, 5 g fiber, 26 g protein. Diabetic exchanges: 3 lean meat, 1 vegetable, 1 fruit.