WW Recipe of the Day: Easy Healthy Chicken Caesar Slaw
(260 calories | 6 4 4 myWW *SmartPoints value per serving)
The ever popular Chicken Caesar salads you get at restaurants aren't always very healthy. Did you know that many contain more fat and calories than a loaded Big Mac? (Though this Skinny Big Mac Salad for One is a delicious alternative.)
Which is why I'm excited to share this recipe for a lighter healthier take on Chicken Caesar Salad. It is a quick & easy lunchtime favorite low in calories and Weight Watchers SmartPoints. Crunchy, satisfying and bursting with flavor, with just 4-Ingredients, it comes together in minutes. I think you'll love it as much as we do.
How Many Calories and WW Points in this 4-Ingredient Chicken Caesar Slaw?
According to my calculations, each serving has 260 calories and:
6 *SmartPoints (Green plan)
4 *SmartPoints (Blue plan)
4 *SmartPoints (Purple plan)
7 *PointsPlus (Old plan)
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How to Make Light & Healthy 4-Ingredient Chicken Caesar Slaw
Step 1: Gather your ingredients: Coleslaw mix, cooked boneless, skinless chicken breast, light Caesar dressing, Grated Parmesan cheese.
Step 2: In a large salad bowl stir together the coleslaw mix, chicken and salad dressing until well combined. Top with grated Parmesan and serve.
Cooking Notes, Variations & Substitutions
The quickest easiest way to enjoy this salad is with your favorite bottled light Caesar salad dressing. If you prefer you stir together this homemade quick & light Caesar dressing and shave a couple of points in the process.
While cooked chicken is a natural with this simple Caesar slaw, cooked shrimp would also be delicious.
The recipe makes two generous servings. You can easily divide it in half for one serving or double it to serve your family.
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Skinny 4-Ingredient Chicken Caesar Slaw
- 3 cups coleslaw mix (shredded cabbage & carrot)
- 6 ounces cooked boneless, skinless chicken breast, cut into bite-size pieces
- ⅓ cup light Caesar dressing
- 1 tablespoon grated Parmesan
- In a large salad bowl stir together the coleslaw mix, chicken and salad dressing until well combined.
- Top with grated Parmesan and serve.
Recipe source: Hungry Girl Fast & Easy Cookbook
*PointsPlus® and SmartPoints® calculated by Simple Nourished Living; Not endorsed by Weight Watchers International, Inc. All recipe ingredients except optional items included in determining nutritional estimates. SmartPoints® values calculated WITHOUT each plan's ZeroPoint Foods (Green plan, Blue plan, Purple plan) using the WW Recipe Builder.
More Easy Healthy WW Friendly Chicken Salads and Slaws
- Easy Edamame Chicken Salad
- Easy BBQ Ranch Chicken Salad
- Trader Joe's Easy Asian Chicken Salad
- Skinny Grilled Chicken Greek Salad
- Spicy Chicken Slaw
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