Fattoush & Chicken Salad

Serves  4
Preparation   10 mins
Cooking   15 mins
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Ingredients

  • 2 wholemeal Lebanese breads
  • 1 teaspoon sumac
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 500g Lilydale Free Range Chicken tenderloins
  • 1 teaspoon ground coriander
  • 1 teaspoon ground cumin
  • 200g tomato medley, halved
  • 1 Lebanese cucumber, halved, roughly chopped
  • 1 green capsicum, cut into 2cm pieces
  • 1 baby cos lettuce, leaves separated
  • 100g cherry bocconcini, torn
  • ¼ cup mint leaves
  • ¼ cup parsley leaves
  • Juice of 1 lemon
  • 2 tablespoons tahini
  • 1 teaspoon honey
  • 2 tablespoons Greek yoghurt

Method

  1. Preheat oven to 200°C (180°C fan forced). Line 2 baking trays with baking paper. Lightly spray breads with olive oil, and sprinkle with sumac and sea salt. Bake for 6–8 minutes, turning halfway, until crisp. Set aside. Break into pieces.
  2. Meanwhile coat chicken in coriander and cumin. Season. Heat the oil in a large non-stick frying pan over medium-high heat. Cook tenderloins for 5–6 minutes, or until browned and cooked through. Set aside on a plate loosely covered with foil.
  3. In a large bowl combine tomatoes, cucumber, capsicum, lettuce, bocconcini, herbs and bread. Season.
  4. In a screwtop jar, combine lemon juice and zest, tahini, honey and 1 tablespoon water. Season and shake well to combine.
  5. Serve salad topped with warm chicken and drizzled with dressing.