Almond Chicken With Asparagus

READY IN: 20mins
Recipe by lauralie41

A wonderful recipe full of nutrients from the bed of spinach and protein from the chicken. This dish combines several flavors for a great tasting lunch or dinner. Adapted from a popular weight loss tracking website.

Top Review by MA HIKER

Delicious! I added both the asparagus tips and a bit of the stalk. I roasted the asparagus for about 10 minutes in a 400 degree oven rather than steaming. And I used "short-cuts" grilled chicken breast to make this an easy weeknight dinner. I also sprinkled the almonds on top. I can't wait to make this in the spring when both asparagus & cilantro will be overflowing in my vegetable garden. I will post a picture this weekend.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Steam the asparagus tips for 2 minutes or until crisp but tender.
  2. In a large bowl, whisk the yogurt, curry, lemon juice, and salt until well combined.
  3. Add the steamed asparagus, chicken, bell peppers, cilantro and almonds. Toss to coat with dressing. Serve on fresh spinach leaves.

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