Chicken Caesar Tortellini Salad. My family loved this pasta salad right from the start, so these days I serve it a lot. When grilling season hits, I grill the chicken as a special treat. In a large bowl, combine salad mix, tomatoes, olives, tortellini and chicken mixture.
Place desired amount of lettuce and tortellini in bowl. Top with desired amount of Caesar dressing and mix until everything is coated. My Tortellini Caesar Salad is loaded with fresh cheese-stuffed tortellini, crisp romaine, tons of crunchy homemade croutons, grilled chicken, my This is your basic chicken Caesar salad kicked up to a whole new level with tons of cheese-stuffed tortellini, crispy romaine lettuce, crunchy. You can cook Chicken Caesar Tortellini Salad using 8 ingredients and 6 steps. Here is how you cook it.
Ingredients of Chicken Caesar Tortellini Salad
- You need 3 of Chicken Breasts.
- Prepare 1 packages of Tortellini.
- You need 1 of Carrot.
- Prepare 1/2 of Cucumber.
- You need 1/4 cup of Red Onion.
- Prepare 6 of Cherry Tomatoes.
- It’s of Brianna's Asiago Caesar Dressing.
- You need of Feta Cheese Crumbles.
This Caesar Chicken Tortellini has a few components but some of the steps are optional such as marinating your chicken and making Garlic Croutons. Traditional Caesar salad dressings contain anchovies, which I've used once in a dressing and although delicious, totally grossed me out. One of my all time favourites has to be Caesar Salad. I just adore them. . . crisp slightly bitter romaine lettuce, crisp and buttery croutons, Parmesan cheese, bacon bits . . . that tangy and garlicky dressing!
Chicken Caesar Tortellini Salad instructions
- Bake or boil chicken breasts. Season to taste and cube..
- Cook tortellini according to package directions..
- Chop all vegetables..
- After pasta and chicken has cooled, add to vegetables..
- Add Feta cheese and dressing to your preference..
- Gently mix. Chill. And enjoy!.
Variation – Chicken Caesar Tortellini Salad. I vary how much meat, pasta, and salad I use depending on how many servings I need. If you want to make it in advance or have leftovers, don't add the dressing and croutons beforehand. On the sandwich front, this tortellini Caesar salad would be amazing alongside a Garden Veggie Chickpea Salad Sandwich, a Spinach and Avocado Grilled Cheese sandwich, or even a T-Rex friendly BLT Pimento Cheese Sandwich. For soups you can pair this pasta studded Caesar salad with a.