Chicken & Strawberry Salad with Balsamic Vinaigrette

Vinaigrette ingredients:
  • 1/3 cup extra-virgin olive oil
  • 2 tablespoons balsamic vinegar
  • 1 tablespoon dijon mustard
  • 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
  • salt & pepper, to taste
Salad Ingredients:
  • 3 cups cooked chicken, bite-sized pieces
  • 6 cups salad greens
  • 2 cups sliced strawberries
  • 1/3 cup chopped pecans
  • 1/4 cup feta cheese crumbles
  • balsamic vinaigrette, see recipe above (or use 1/2 cup of your favorite prepared vinaigrette)
-Whisk vinaigrette ingredients together in a small bowl.  Set aside while you prepare your salad.
-Place the salad greens, diced chicken and sliced strawberries into a large bowl.  
-Drizzle with the balsamic vinaigrette. Toss to combine.  Sprinkle with the pecans and feta.
-Serve immediately.