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Canned chicken is a life and time-saving pantry staple we should all regularly keep on our kitchen shelves. Here are three delicious canned chicken recipes I have been making my family for over twenty years. Canned chicken is one of the most convenient and inexpensive ways to add protein to a meal. #easymeals #pantrystaplerecipe #easypantrystaplemeal #easydinner #whatsfordinner #noblepig
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Canned Chicken Caesar Salad

Canned chicken is a life and time-saving pantry staple we should all regularly keep on our kitchen shelves. Here are three delicious canned chicken recipes I have been making my family for over twenty years. Canned chicken is one of the most convenient and inexpensive ways to add protein to a meal.
Course Main Course, Side Dish
Cuisine American
Keyword Canned Chicken, Canned Chicken Caesar Salad
Prep Time 7 minutes
Total Time 7 minutes
Servings 2 people
Calories 273kcal
Author Cathy

Ingredients

  • 1/3 cup bottled Caesar Salad Dressing
  • 1 tsp fresh lemon juice
  • 1 tsp finely minced garlic
  • 2 tsps shredded Parmesan cheese
  • 1/2 tsp coarse ground pepper
  • 4 oz. canned chicken, shredded
  • 1 head (3-4 oz) romaine lettuce, chopped

Instructions

  • In a small bowl, whisk together salad dressing, lemon juice, garlic, Parmesan and ground pepper.
  • Toss salad dressing with lettuce and add canned chicken. Sprinkle with more Parmesan and ground pepper if you like.

Notes

If you're serving this as a side dish it's great for two people. The whole salad would be enough as a meal for one person.

Nutrition

Calories: 273kcal | Carbohydrates: 4g | Protein: 17g | Fat: 21.5g | Saturated Fat: 4.1g | Cholesterol: 50mg | Sodium: 352mg | Fiber: 1.2g | Sugar: 0.8g | Vitamin A: 76IU | Vitamin C: 7mg | Calcium: 10.5mg | Iron: 4mg