I've posted this recipe on here before, but I am constantly getting requests from folks that want to see it again. Here you go....
BBQ Quinoa Chicken Salad
1 cup cooked quinoa
1/2 cup corn
1/2 cup black beans, rinsed and drained
1 cup shredded BBQ chicken
1 avocado, chopped
2 tbsp White Cheddar cheese, shredded
2-4 tbsp BBQ sauce
2 scallions, chopped
cilantro for garnish
In a large bowl, toss together the quinoa, corn, black beans, chicken and avocado. Season with salt and pepper
Transfer mixture onto a bowl and top with shredded cheese, BBQ sauce, scallions and cilantro.
Serve warm or at room temperature
This recipe calls for already cooked chicken so plan ahead! I prefer to
cook my chicken in the crockpot, using 6 chicken thighs, 1 white onion
sliced and 1/2 cup of BBQ sauce. I cook on low for about 6-7 hours and
then shred and refrigerate for later.