Strano's Strawberry Chicken Salad
2 pkg's strawberries, sliced
2 pkg's fresh spinach
1 red onion, thinly sliced
4 cloves garlic, minced
2 cans mandarin oranges, drained
1 hunk bleu cheese, cut into chunks
1 pkg Candied Walnuts
1 pkg boneless chicken
1/2 stick butter
In a large skillet, bring a few tablespoons of olive oil and a half stick butter to medium heat. Cook the chicken, about 10 minutes a side, you want it nice and caramelized. Season with salt and pepper. Remove the cooked chicken and slice. Set aside.
To assemble the salad... Arrange spinach on a large platter. Top with chicken, strawberries, oranges, onions, bleu cheese & walnuts.
To make the dressing---
In a large bowl, whisk together garlic, 1/4 cup balsamic, 3/4-1 cup olive oil & 3 tablespoons honey.
Pour over top the salad and serve.
Amazing as a meal or side!