France & Maman (Francoise)

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 A mother-daughter cooking duo from Paris to Brooklyn. Maman & France live 3,626 miles apart but connect everyday over yummy & mostly French recipes. Bon appetit!

ORANGE CURRIED CHICKEN SALAD (by Maman)

ORANGE CURRIED CHICKEN SALAD (by Maman)

Orange Chicken Salad

This salad recipe is inspired by Maman's love for sweet & savory flavors. When we were kids, we used to dislike that mix, eating each category of ingredients separately (sweet, then savory). Now we all love it and think you will too with the recipe below. Bon appetit!


Serves 2  l  Difficulty: easy  l  Prep time: 15min  l  Total time: 25min


INGREDIENTS
2 chicken breasts 

3 celery stalks 

3 oranges 

3 teaspoons curry powder 

 

For vinaigrette: 

2 tablespoons olive oil

1 tablespoon mustard

1/2 tablespoon red wine vinegar

Pinch of salt & pepper 

STEPS

1. In a pan with olive oil, cook chicken breast cut in 1x1 dice, for about 10 minutes.

2. Half-way through, add curry powder and mix well. 

3. In a salad bowl, mix cooked chicken, diced orange slices and celery stalks.

4. Mix all vinaigrette ingredients into a dressing and pour over salad. 

 
 
MELON & CUCUMBER SALAD (by France)

MELON & CUCUMBER SALAD (by France)