Strawberry Chicken Spinach Salad

Preparation
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5

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Total Time
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10

minutes

Serves
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8

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  • Ingredients

  • Preparation

  • 1250g pkg Maple Leaf® Natural Shredded Chicken
  • 1454g pkg Baby Spinach
  • 10-12Strawberry, cut in quarter
  • 1medium red onion, sliced
  • 1Cup Goat cheese
  • ½cup walnut
  • Dressing:
  • Cup Olive oil
  • 1Tbsp Balsamic vinegar
  • 1tsp Lemon juice
  • 1tsp Honey
  • ½tsp Salt
  • ½tsp pepper
  1. Keep the sliced onions in a bowl and cover with cold water to remove the harsh onion bite.
  2. In small mixing bowl or large liquid measuring cup, whisk together all the dressing ingredients until well combined.
  3. Place the spinach in a serving bowl. Add the strawberries. Drain and add the red onion. Add the Goat cheese and walnuts and the shredded chicken.
  4. Drizzle the dressing over the salad and toss lightly to combine to coat the ingredients.
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*Seasonal Suggestion: Blueberries and apples are great seasonal ingredients to elevate your salad during the summer months. Take advantage of the fresh flavours by adding a handful of blueberries or apple slices to your salad.

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Chicken Fatteh

Preparation
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5

Minutes

Total Time
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15

minutes

Serves
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4

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  • Ingredients

  • Preparation

  • 1250g pkg Maple Leaf® Natural Shredded Chicken
  • ½Cup Canned Chickpeas
  • ½Cup Pine nuts, toasted
  • 2Teaspoon Olive Oil
  • 2Cloves garlic, minced
  • 1Pita bread, cut in Squares
  • Cup Yoghurt
  • 1Tablespoon Lemon juice
  • 2Cup Rice, prepared
  • Chopped Parsley, Garnish
  • Paprika Powder, Garnish
  1. Preheat oven at 350 F. Toast the Pita bread by placing the squares of bread on a baking sheet lined with parchment paper and toast for 7-8 min or until golden brown and crispy.
  2. Mix together the Yoghurt, garlic and lemon juice.
  3. Assemble by placing rice in the base of serving dish topped with yoghurt and garlic mixture.
  4. Scatter the Shredded chicken over the top of the mixture.
  5. Top with crispy pita bread, toasted pine nuts and chickpeas.
  6. Garnish with chopped parsley and paprika.
  7. Pour the olive oil on top of the finished dish and serve.

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Shredded Chicken Nachos

Preparation
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10

Minutes

Total Time
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20

minutes

Serves
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4

Portions

  • Ingredients

  • Preparation

  • 1250g pkg Maple Leaf® Natural Shredded Chicken
  • 1tbsp taco seasoning
  • 1445g pkg tortilla chips
  • 1medium red onion, diced
  • 1medium tomato, diced
  • ¼cup sour cream
  • ¼cup guacamole, prepared
  • 1spring onion, chopped
  • 1cup cheddar cheese, shredded
  • 2tbsp olive oil
  1. Preheat the oven at 400 F.
  2. Heat the oil in a large pan over medium heat.
  3. Add shredded chicken and season with taco seasoning.
  4. Sauté until thoroughly mixed for 3-4 minutes. Using a slotted spoon remove onto a plate and keep warm.
  5. For the nachos, arrange the tortilla chips in a single layer, overlapping slightly, on to a baking sheet pan. Spread the chicken evenly over the chips.
  6. Sprinkle the cheeses evenly over the chicken and add tomato and onion on top.
  7. Bake until the cheese is melted, 4-5 minutes.
  8. Remove the nachos from the oven, then sprinkle with scallions and spreading the guacamole, sour cream, and lime wedges separately.
  9. Serve immediately.
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Add:
Black olives (optional)
Corn kernels (optional)
Black Beans (optional)

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Shredded Chicken Latke

Preparation
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15

Minutes

Total Time
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10

minutes

Serves
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12

Portions

  • Ingredients

  • Preparation

  • 1(250g) pkg Maple Leaf® Natural Shredded Chicken
  • 2cups potatoes, peeled and Julienne
  • 2cups carrots, peeled and Julienne
  • 2cups zucchini, peeled and Julienne
  • 1medium red onion, sliced
  • 2eggs
  • ½cup all-purpose flour
  • 1cup canola oil
  • Salt and pepper
  1. Combine Maple Leaf® Natural Shredded Chicken, potatoes, carrots, zucchini, onion, egg, flour, salt and pepper in a large mixing bowl and mix thoroughly.
  2. Heat oil in a skillet. Take 1/3 cup of the mixture and flatten it on the hand to form a latke and repeat the procedure until all of the mixture is used.
  3. Add 4 latke’s to the skillet and cook for 3-4 minutes per side until golden brown.
  4. Remove from skillet and transfer to a paper-lined plate to drain any excess oil.
  5. Serve warm.
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Serve with sour cream as your dip!

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Moroccan Lemon Chicken Soup

Preparation
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10

Minutes

Total Time
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45

minutes

Serves
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4 to 6

Portions

  • Ingredients

  • Preparation

  • 1(200 g) pkg Maple Leaf® Natural Shredded Chicken
  • 3tbsp olive oil
  • 1onion, diced
  • 2celery ribs, diced
  • 1medium carrot, peeled and diced
  • 1tbsp freshly grated ginger
  • 4cloves garlic, finely chopped
  • 1(19 oz) can chickpeas, drained and rinsed
  • 1cup of cooked rice (leftover rice works well)
  • 6cups low sodium chicken stock
  • 1tsp lemon zest
  • 2tsp lemon juice
  • 1tsp ground cumin
  • 1tsp ground coriander
  • 1tsp turmeric
  • ¼cup Italian parsley or cilantro, roughly chopped (optional)
  1. Place a large pot on medium low heat.
  2. Add the olive oil, onion, celery and carrot and cook, stirring frequently, for 5 minutes until the vegetables are soft.
  3. Stir in the garlic, ginger and spices and continue to cook for a minute or two until fragrant.
  4. Add the chickpeas, chicken stock and lemon zest and bring to a boil.
  5. Lower the heat to a gentle simmer and cook for 15 minutes
  6. Stir in shredded chicken and rice and cook for another 5 minutes
  7. Finish soup with lemon juice and salt and pepper to taste.
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For a bit of heat try adding a ½ tsp of chili flakes with the other spices.

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Southwest BBQ Shredded Chicken Burrito Bowl

Preparation
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5

Minutes

Total Time
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15

Minutes

Serves
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4

Portions

  • Ingredients

  • Preparation

  • 2250gr pkg Maple Leaf Prepped and Ready BBQ Shredded Chicken
  • 1397g pkg Spanish style rice, cooked and kept warm
  • 1tbsp vegetable oil
  • 1cup corn
  • 1cup black beans, rinsed and drained
  • 1cup tex mex blend cheese, shredded
  • 4cups Romain lettuce, chopped
  • 1cup pico de gallo or salsa, prepared
  • BBQ sauce – optional
  • Avocado, sliced – garnish
  • Lime wedges – garnish
  1. Heat oil in a large nonstick skillet over medium high heat. Pan fry chicken stirring frequently for 2 to 3 minutes until just starting to brown and chicken is warmed through.
  2. Place corn and beans in a small bowl and microwave until heated through.
  3. Assemble burrito bowl by dividing prepared rice onto 4 plates. Spoon rice onto plate in a large circle. Divide and spoon chicken onto center of the rice. Working clockwise around the chicken spoon corn and bean mixture followed by lettuce, cheese and pico de gallo.
  4. Drizzle with extra BBQ sauce if using and garnish with avocado and lime.
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Make it your own! There are so many possibilities to make a chicken burrito bowl. Try using sauteed peppers and onions
in place of beans and corn and make it a fajita bowl!

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Creamy Butter Chicken Pasta

Preparation
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10

Minutes

Total Time
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20

Minutes

Serves
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4

Portions

  • Ingredients

  • Preparation

  • 2250gr pkg Maple Leaf Sliced Chicken
  • 1tbsp vegetable oil
  • 1400ml jar butter chicken sauce, prepared and warmed
  • 1410gr pkg bowtie pasta, cooked and drained and kept warm
  • 2cloves garlic, minced
  • 1medium green pepper, sliced
  • 1small red onion, sliced
  • ½pint cherry tomatoes, halved
  • Grated parmesan or paneer, garnish
  • Cilantro, optional
  1. Heat oil in a large nonstick skillet over medium high heat. Add peppers and onions and cook for 3 to 4 minutes until starting to brown and caramelize. Add garlic and cherry tomatoes and cook 1 minute longer stirring frequently.
  2. Add chicken and heat until warmed through, about 3 to 4 minutes. Season with salt and pepper.
  3. Add warm sauce to cooked pasta in a large bowl and toss well to coat. Divide pasta on to plates and top with chicken and vegetable mixture.
  4. Garnish with cheese and cilantro if using.
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Try serving with garlic naan bread warmed in the oven.

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Maple Leaf® Natural Shredded BBQ Chicken

  • Ingredients

  • Nutrition facts

  • Chicken
  • Water
  • Sugars (sugar, brown sugar)
  • Vinegar
  • Salt
  • Tomato
  • Spice
  • Onions
  • Yeast extract
  • Garlic
  • Smoke flavour

Please refer to the package for the most accurate  and up to date ingredient information.

Nutritional Facts Table for BBQ Shredded Chicken

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Cook with leftovers and help protect our planet

Reducing food waste puts less stress on our food system and less stress on your budget. Plus you can use your family’s creativity and come up with something new, like this delicious soup.

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Express BBQ Chicken Caesar Salad

Preparation
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5

Minutes

Total Time
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10

Minutes

Serves
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4

servings

  • Ingredients

  • Preparation

  • 15250-gram package Maple Leaf Prepped and Ready BBQ Shredded Chicken
  • 10cups Romaine lettuce, chopped
  • cup Caesar salad dressing, prepared
  • 8cherry tomatoes, halved
  • 2 tbsp parmesan cheese, grated
  • ½ tbsp dry BBQ seasoning
  • ½cup crunch tortilla strips, prepared
  • Lemon – garnish
  1. Place lettuce in a large bowl and and toss with dressing, tomatoes, and parmesan.
  2. Arrange salad onto a large serving platter and top with shredded chicken.
  3. Toss tortilla strips with BBQ seasoning and sprinkle over top. Serve with wedges of lemon if desired.
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There is nothing better than a delicious
Caesar salad why not kick it up with a
sprinkle of our favorite ingredient –
BACON. Add Maple Leaf Ready Crisp bacon.

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