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Cajun Chicken Salad with Tahini Dressing

Prep Time:

20 Minutes

Cook Time:

30 Minutes


1 Serving

About the Recipe

This homemade cajun spiced chicken salad is a flavorful and delicious dish that is perfect for a quick lunch or dinner. To make the salad, you will need some cooked chicken breasts, a variety of vegetables, such as lettuce, tomatoes, and onions, and a homemade cajun spice blend. To prepare the chicken, season it with the cajun spice blend and grill or bake it until it is cooked through. Once the chicken is cooked, let it cool and then slice it into bite-sized pieces. Next, chop the vegetables and mix them together in a large bowl. Add the sliced chicken to the bowl and mix everything together. You can serve the cajun spiced chicken salad on its own, or with a side of bread or crackers. It is a delicious and satisfying meal that is full of bold flavors and protein-rich ingredients.


For the chicken:

1 chicken breast, sliced

1 tbsp paprika

1 tsp cayenne pepper

1 tsp turmeric

1 tsp ground cumin

1 tsp coriander seeds

1 tbsp dried thyme & oregano

Salt & pepper

For the salad:

Handful of kale & spinach

Sweet potato



Edamame noodles




Tahini dressing:

2 tbsp Tahini

Juice from 1/2 lemon

1/2 tsp Dijon mustard

1 tsp Maple syrup (optional)

2 tbsp water (if needed)

Pinch of salt


1. Add all the spices to the chicken and rub in well with a drizzle of olive oil.

2. Bake in oven for 25 mins on 180°C.

3. Prepare your salad by adding all salad ingredients. Place your chicken on top.

4. Make your tahini dressing by adding ingredients together.

5. Drizzle over salad & enjoy!

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