Chicken, Wild Rice and Pecan Salad in Romaine Spears

Total Time
1hr 5mins
Prep 15 mins
Cook 50 mins

Perfect for a cocktail party. Guests scoop the salad into lettuce leaves for easy eating. Simplify preparation by using purchased roasted chicken. Bon Appetit, February 1994.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Bring broth to boil in medium saucepan. Add rice and bring to boil. Reduce heat to low, cover and cook until just tender, about 50 minutes. Drain well.
  2. Transfer rice to large bowl. Mix in chicken, bell pepper, arugula and green onions.
  3. Mix soy sauce, vinegar and oil in small bowl. Pour over salad and mix to coat. Season with salt and pepper. (Can be made 4 hours ahead. Cover and chill.).
  4. Mix nuts into salad. Place salad in center of platter. Reserve outer romaine leaves for another use. Arrange inner leaves on platter around salad.