Buy Now. Enjoy this copy cat Panera bread Asian chicken salad at home for a delicious meal that is filling but not heavy. Tender chicken, almonds, mandarin oranges and more make this meal not only gorgeous but tasty. The homemade dressing is easy to make but packed with flavor.
Copy cat panera bread asian chicken salad - asian chicken salad
The only thing that needed changing was the location of the salad. The recipe for this salad is broken into 3 parts for easy preparation. Start by mixing up a savory, sesame-flavored marinade for boneless, skinless chicken breasts, that combines sesame oil and soy sauce or gluten-free tamari dish will not be GF if using soy sauce with ground ginger, garlic powder and some other far-east flavors. Marinate the chicken in the mixture for 15 minutes, or up to an hour, then grill or cook in a non-stick sprayed skillet until done. Let the chicken rest for 5 minutes, then slice, and set aside. Start by whisking sugar into boiling vinegar until it fully dissolves, about 30 seconds. Next, add in toasted sesame seeds.
This post may contain affiliate links. Please check our privacy and disclosure policy. Crispy, fresh romaine, sliced almonds, sesame seeds, tender sliced grilled chicken, and wonton strips — all topped with a sweet and tangy Asian sesame vinaigrette. So much goodness all packed into ONE salad! Brace yourselves; I may never end up getting off this one.
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