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10-Min Chicken Caesar Salad & Focaccia Croutons

10-Min Chicken Caesar Salad & Focaccia Croutons

Rating
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Prep Time

10 min

Cuisine

American

This satisfying salad is the perfect end to a hectic day. You'll toss golden chicken and lettuce in a creamy, tangy dressing. To serve, top with cheese and rosemary croutons, and it's done!

Prep Time

10 min

Cuisine

American

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Ingredients
For 2 people (double for 4)
garlic-clove
1 garlic clove
Capers
1 bag of capers (15g)
Little-gem-lettuce
2 little gem lettuce
White-wine-vinegar
1 white wine vinegar sachet (15ml)
Dijon-mustard
1 Dijon mustard pot (5.5g) †
2 rosemary & sea salt focaccia
2 rosemary & sea salt focaccia †
Parmesan-cheese
35g Italian hard cheese †
chicken strips
250g British chicken breast strips
Mayonnaise-sachet-(2)
1 mayonnaise sachet (50ml) †
You Will Need
Olive oil, pepper, salt, vegetable oil

Nutritional Information*

Percentages are based on an adult's daily intake

  • 1 garlic clove
  • 1 bag of capers (15g)
  • 2 little gem lettuce
  • 1 white wine vinegar sachet (15ml)
  • 1 Dijon mustard pot (5.5g)<span class="strong">†</span>
  • 2 rosemary & sea salt focaccia<span class="strong">†</span>
  • 35g Italian hard cheese<span class="strong">†</span>
  • 250g British chicken breast strips
  • 1 mayonnaise sachet (50ml)<span class="strong">†</span>
Typical Values per 100g per serving
Energy 580 kJ
138 kcal
2428 kJ
576 kcal
Fat
of which saturates
7.7 g
1.9 g
32 g
7.8 g
Carbohydrate
of which sugars
7.3 g
0.9 g
30.7 g
3.8 g
Fibre 1.1 g 4.4 g
Protein 10 g 41.8 g
Salt 0.37 g 1.55 g
*Gousto’s nutritional information only applies to ingredients supplied by Gousto. The cooking process and additional ingredients added at home (listed under “What you’ll need”) will affect total values.
Ingredients contain
1 garlic clove
garlic
1 bag of capers (15g)
Capers, water, vinegar, salt.
2 little gem lettuce
little gem lettuce
1 white wine vinegar sachet (15ml)
white wine vinegar
1 Dijon mustard pot (5.5g)
water, mustard seed, spirit vinegar, salt, citric acid
2 rosemary & sea salt focaccia
fortified wheat flour [wheat flour (gluten), calcium carbonate, iron, niacin (b3), thiamin (b1)], water, extra virgin olive oil (5%), yeast, rosemary (1%), sea salt, wheat gluten, caster sugar, spirit vinegar, fermented wheat flour (gluten), emulsifier (mono- and diacetyl tartaric acid esters of mono- and diglycerides of fatty acids), wheat flour (gluten), flour treatment agent (ascorbic acid). May contain egg & milk.
35g Italian hard cheese
pasteurised cow's milk, starter culture, salt, microbial rennet, calcium chloride
250g British chicken breast strips
chicken inner fillet (100%)
1 mayonnaise sachet (50ml)
soybean oil (78%), free range pasteurised egg and egg yolk (8.9%), spirit vinegar, water, sugar, salt, lemon juice, flavouring, antioxidant: calcium disodium edta, paprika extract
Allergens
  • Allergens highlighted by † (mustard, gluten, milk, egg)

In addition to the recipe specific allergen information provided, due to production and packing methods Gousto boxes may also contain low levels of the following allergens: Cereals containing gluten; Crustaceans; Eggs; Fish; Peanuts; Soya; Milk; Nuts: almonds, hazelnuts, walnuts, cashews ,pecan nuts ,brazil nuts, pistachio nuts, macadamia nuts; Celery; Sesame; Sulphur dioxide and Sulphites; Lupin; Molluscs; Mustard.

Cooking Instructions
Instructions for 2 people (double for 4)
1 10-Min Chicken Caesar Salad & Focaccia Croutons

Before you begin...

Get all your ingredients and equipment ready

Skim through these steps

Wash your fruit and veg

Note: Equipment and pan sizes vary. Make sure you cook food thoroughly (even if it takes you a little longer than 10 mins)

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Now, let's get started!

Preheat the oven to 220°C/ 200°C (fan)/ 425°F/ Gas 7

Heat a large wide-based pan (preferably non-stick) over a high heat with a drizzle of vegetable oil

Add the chicken breast strips with a pinch of salt and pepper and cook for 6-8 min or until cooked through (no pink meat!)

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While the chicken is cooking, tear the rosemary & sea salt focaccia into bite-sized pieces and add to a baking tray with a drizzle of olive oil and a pinch of salt

Put the tray in the oven for 5-6 min or until crisp – these are your focaccia croutons

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Meanwhile, separate the outer leaves of the little gem lettuce

Shred the remaining little gem lettuce inner core[s]

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Peel and finely chop (or grate) the garlic

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Add the chopped garlic (don't like raw garlic? Go easy!) to a bowl with the Dijon mustard, white wine vinegar and mayonnaise

Add the capers, 1 tbsp [2 tbsp] olive oil and 1/2 tbsp [1 tbsp] water

Season with a pinch of pepper and give everything a good mix up – this is your Caesar dressing

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Peel the Italian hard cheese with a vegetable peeler to create cheese shavings

Tip: Crumble any remaining cheese

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Add the little gem leaves and shredded little gem to your bowls and top with the cooked chicken strips and Italian hard cheese shavings

Drizzle over the Caesar dressing and add the focaccia croutons and any remaining grated cheese

Enjoy!

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