Guacamole Black Bean Chicken Salad in a Jar


Spicy Lime Tahini Dressing Ingredients

1/4 cup tahini paste
1/4 cup water
1/4 cup lime juice
1/4 cup cilantro
1 tsp. adobo sauce
Sea salt to taste

Spicy Lime Tahini Dressing Directions

1) Combine ingredients in food processor and process until smooth and creamy.
2) Adjust sea salt to taste. 

Guacamole Black Bean Chicken Salad Ingredients

2 cups organic mixed baby greens
2 tbsp. pumpkin seeds
1/4 avocado
1/4 cup black beans
1/4 cup cherry tomatoes
2 tbsp. fire roasted green Chiles, chopped
4 oz. shredded, organic rotisserie chicken
1/4 tsp. chili powder
1/4 tsp. olive oil
Pinch of sea salt
2 tbsp. spicy lime tahini dressing  

Guacamole Black Bean Chicken Salad Directions

1) Add 2 tbsp. spicy lime tahini dressing to bottom of one quart-sized Mason jar.
2) In a separate bowl, combine pumpkin seeds, chili powder, olive oil and sea salt. Toss pumpkin seeds until well coated and set aside.
3) Returning to Mason jar, add black beans on top of dressing.
4) Add chicken on top of the black beans.
5) Top the chicken with avocado, fire roasted green Chiles, and pumpkin seed mixture.  
6) Add cherry tomatoes on top of pumpkin seed mixture.
7) Top the cherry tomatoes with mixed baby greens.
8) Refrigerate.
9) Once ready to eat, shake jar, pour salad into a bowl, and enjoy! 

Serves 1.

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