Asian Chicken Salad with Mandarin Oranges

In addition to being a timesaver, canned chicken is a more nutritious option than ever. Look for cans with the check of the American Heart Association, which means it meets their criteria for saturated fat and cholesterol. With other canned ingredients, you can make this whole recipe for under $5.

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Ingredients

  • 1 can (9-12 oz) chicken
  • 1 can (8.5-11 oz) mandarin oranges
  • 1 celery stalk
  • 1 scallion
  • 1-2 tbsp sesame seeds
  • 1/2 tbsp Sriracha
  • 1/4 cup soy sauce
  • 1 container of rice noodles
  • 1 can (8 oz) water chestnuts
  • 1 lime

Directions

Drain canned chicken, mandarin oranges and water chestnuts, and mix with rice noodles. Whisk chopped scallion, sesame seeds, Sriracha, soy sauce, lime all together. Toss chicken mixture with dressing and serve on a plate.