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How to Make Ree’s Chicken Taco Salad | The Pioneer Woman | Food Network

The Pioneer Woman assembles a delicious Chicken Taco Salad for a quick and easy luncheon. Subscribe ► http://foodtv.com/YouTube Get the recipe ► https://foodtv.com/2kCPwuG Take one sassy former city girl, her hunky rancher husband, a band of adorable kids, an extended family, cowboys, 3,000 wild mustangs, a herd of cattle and one placid basset hound and you have The Pioneer Woman. The Pioneer Woman is an open invitation into Ree Drummond’s life: The award-winning blogger and best-selling cookbook author comes to Food Network and shares her special brand of home cooking, from throw-together suppers to elegant celebrations. The series, set against the incredible story of life at home on the range, is the next best thing to actually sitting on a stool in Ree’s kitchen. Welcome to Food Network, where learning to cook is as simple as clicking play! Grab your apron and get ready to get cookin’ with some of the best chefs around the world. We’ll give you a behind-the-scenes look at our best shows, take you inside our favorite restaurant and be your resource in the kitchen to make sure every meal is a 10/10! Chicken Taco Salad Recipe courtesy of Ree Drummond Total: 16 min Active: 16 min Yield: 4 to 6 servings Level: Easy Ingredients Chicken: 2 boneless, skinless chicken breasts 2 tablespoons taco seasoning (store-bought or your own mix) 1/4 cup vegetable oil 2 tablespoons butter Dressing: 3/4 cup ranch dressing (bottled is fine) 1/4 cup salsa (as spicy as you’d like) 3 tablespoons finely minced fresh cilantro Salad: 2 ears corn, shucked 1 large head or 2 regular heads green leaf lettuce, shredded thin 3 Roma tomatoes, diced 1/2 cup grated pepper-jack cheese 2 avocados, diced 3 green onions, sliced 1/2 cup fresh cilantro leaves Tortilla chips of your choice (flavored or not), crushed slightly, for topping salad Directions For the chicken: Generously sprinkle both sides of the breasts with the taco seasoning. Heat the oil and butter in a large skillet over medium-high heat. Cook the chicken on both sides until deep golden brown on the outside and done in the middle (or to

an internal temperature of 165 degrees F), about 4 minutes per side. Set aside to cool for 5 minutes. For the dressing: While the chicken is cooking, pour the ranch dressing into a bowl. Add the salsa and cilantro and stir to combine. For the salad: Next, place the ears of corn in the skillet you used to cook the chicken and roll them around so that the flavorful oil/butter mixture coats the corn. Grill on a grill pan or cook in a separate skillet until the corn is still crisp but has color on the outside. Slice off the kernels with a sharp knife and set aside. Dice the chicken into cubes. On a platter, layer the shredded lettuce, diced chicken, tomatoes, cheese, corn, avocados, green onions, cilantro and crushed chips. Drizzle the dressing all over the top, saving some to serve on the side if you’d like. Serve the salad in individual bowls. https://www.instagram.com/thepioneerwoman/ https://www.facebook.com/thepioneerwoman/ Subscribe to our channel to fill up on the latest must-eat recipes, brilliant kitchen hacks and content from your favorite Food Network shows. ► FOOD NETWORK KITCHEN APP: http://foodtv.com/FNKApp ► WEBSITE: https://www.foodnetwork.com ► FULL EPISODES: https://watch.foodnetwork.com ► FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/FoodNetwork ► INSTAGRAM: https://www.instagram.com/FoodNetwork ► TWITTER: https://twitter.com/FoodNetwork #ThePioneerWoman #ReeDrummond #FoodNetwork #ChickenTacoSalad How to Make Ree’s Chicken Taco Salad | The Pioneer Woman | Food Network