Cooked Chicken Recipe From Trinidad

Making this chicken salad includes red pepper, red onion, lime juice and thyme for an island treat.

chicken plated with oranges on a yellow plate

For a quick and delicious summer meal, toss together a bowl of cooked Trinidadian chicken.

Photo Courtesy National Chicken Council

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This Trinidad recipe for cooked chicken is great served as a salad.

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Cooked Chicken Recipe from Trinidad

3 cups cubed cooked chicken
1 red pepper, diced
1/2 cup minced red onion
1 cucumber, minced
1 1/2 cups diced pineapple

3 tablespoons olive oil
1/4 cup fresh lime juice
1 cup parsley leaves
1 cup finely chopped chives
1/4 cup thyme leaves
2 tablespoons orange zest
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon black pepper

In large bowl, toss together chicken, red pepper, red onion, cucumber and pineapple.

Place all ingredients for dressing in bowl of food processor. Process until puréed.

Pour dressing over salad ingredients and toss well. Serve immediately, or cover and refrigerate until serving time. Yields 4 servings.