Chipotle Chicken Salad

Total Time
Prep 20 mins
Cook 0 mins

This is from epicurious and it's simply fabulous! Super easy as it starts with a store bought cooked chicken.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Remove chicken from bone in large chunks, with some skin if desired, and toss together with onion and black beans in a large bowl.
  2. Purée cilantro, chipotles, oil, lime juice, salt, and pepper in a blender, then add to chicken mixture.
  3. Cut avocado into 1/2-inch cubes, without cutting through peel.
  4. Toss chicken mixture with chips. Scoop avocado into chicken mixture with a spoon. Serve salad on romaine leaves.
Most Helpful

Delicious! Loved the combination of flavors. I also used more chipotle than what it called for. Thanks!

1baytown February 14, 2014

Those over the age of 15 loved it. I think I used more chipotle than called for making it too spicy for the kids but perfect for me. I made about half a recipe and used grilled chicken breast rather than the rotisserie. I also used red onion and tossed with the romaine lettuce to make it easier to serve "family style." This made a perfect main dish portion for 4.

Keolani July 05, 2010

Loved this! Easy and superfast. Awesome flavor, loved the combination of fresh lime, chipotle, and cilantro. Perfect meal for warm weather. Used a can of black beans and loose salad greens, probably more than a tablespoon of chipotle but even so this wasn't overly spicy. Would be good with regular tortilla chips instead of fritos as well. Thanks for sharing!

LonghornMama May 26, 2009