The Best Easy Chicken Taco Salad Recipe – with avocado, lime, red pepper strips, cheese and olives for a flavorful keto chicken taco salad the whole family will love!
This delicious Easy Chicken Taco Salad Recipe is a family favorite – it comes together quickly (and you can even use leftovers!), is a great meal to take to work, and is perfect for hosting dinner parties because it can be made in bulk and is a good budget dinner for a group.
If you love creamy avocado, zesty lime, savory chicken, and tons of vegetables for color and crunch, this keto chicken taco salad is an easy low-carb, low-calorie recipe that will fill you up and keep you going all day without weighing you down or breaking your low sugar diet.
I love this recipe so much because it’s easily customize-able, you can swap your favorite taco salad fixings in for ones you don’t love as much, and make this taco salad truly your own!
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Chicken Taco Salad Recipe Variations
This deliciously easy low carb chicken taco salad is packed with vegetables- and great for picky eaters because it can be totally customizable and ingredients can easily be added or swapped out for your own personal tastes.
I love to sometimes add all of the ingredients for this deliciously creamy and hearty salad on a table or buffet and encourage guests to make their own delicious chicken taco salad!
Other Vegetables To Use in Chicken Taco Salad:
- Bell Peppers
- Poblano Peppers
- Diced Onions
- Pico De Gallo
- Shredded Carrots
- Pickled Jalapenos
What To Serve With Chicken Taco Salad
This delicious chicken taco salad is a complete meal on its own, but if you’re looking for some delicious side dishes, I have some you’re sure to love for a complete dinner!
Other Low Carb Salads You’ll Love
If you love this delicious easy chicken taco salad, try some of my other favorite easy keto and low carb salad recipes too!
Other Low Carb Chicken Dinners You’ll Love
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Quick, delicious and easy Chicken Taco Salad Recipe is the perfect hearty low carb lunch or dinner that is bursting with cheesy chicken taco flavor with peppers, lime, and avocados!
- 2 tsbp olive oil
- 2 chicken breasts cubed in 1″ bites
- 1 bell pepper diced
- 1/2 white onion diced
- 2 tbsp taco seasoning
- 1 tbsp water
- 1 avocado sliced
- 2 oz cotija cheese crumbled
- 1/3 cup spinach
- 1/4 cup pico de gallo
- 1/4 cup black olives sliced
- 2 tbsp olive oil
- 1 tbsp fresh lime juice
- 1 tsp lime zest
- 1 tsp garlic powder
In a large pan, heat olive oil until shimmery.
Add chicken to pan and cook on high heat, stirring occasionally, until browned – about 8 minutes.
Add peppers and onions to pan, cook until lightly browned and soft.
When peppers and onions are softened, add taco seasoning and water, mix well.
Let water absorb and reduce, then remove from heat.
In a small bowl, combine olive oil, garlic powder, lime juice and mix well. Set aside for dressing salad.
In a large bowl, combine chicken taco meat with salad ingredients and toss with dressing..
Garnish with fresh pico de gallo, serve immediately.