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Sesame Chicken Salad Recipe

Sesame Chicken Salad

  • Author: Ali
  • Prep Time: 20 mins
  • Cook Time: 0 mins
  • Total Time: 20 mins
  • Yield: 4-6 servings 1x


This Sesame Chicken Salad recipe is perfectly crunchy, creamy, sweet, savory, and tossed with a yummy sesame vinaigrette.



Salad Ingredients:

  • 1 (14-ounce) bag coleslaw (or 7 cups shredded cabbage)
  • 2 cups diced or shredded cooked chicken
  • 1 cup loosely-packed chopped cilantro
  • 2/3 cup sliced green onions
  • 2/3 cup sliced or slivered almonds, toasted
  • 1/2 cup shredded carrots
  • 1 avocado, peeled, pitted and diced
  • toasted sesame seeds, for sprinkling.

Sesame Vinaigrette Ingredients:


  1. Make the vinaigrette: Whisk together all ingredients in a small bowl (or shake together in a mason jar) until combined.
  2. Toss the salad: Combine the coleslaw, chicken, cilantro, green onions, almonds, carrots and avocado togehter in a large mixing bowl, drizzle with the vinaigrette, and toss until combined
  3. Serve: Serve the salad immediately, sprinkled with sesame seeds as a garnish.