How to make Grilled Chicken Olive Salad -

A healthy salad of grilled chicken with green and black olives and a flavourful dressing.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Boneless chicken breasts (हड्डी रहित चिकन ब्रेस्ट), Black olives (काले ऑलिव/ काले जैतून)

Cuisine : Fusion

Course : Salads

Grilled Chicken Olive Salad

Grilled Chicken Olive Salad Recipe Card


Hindi: murgh
Be a kid or a teenage or an adult or an oldie, chicken lovers trend all over the world at all times! One meat that is a favourite of all beyond belief! When cooked, it can be presented in many guises. Sauté it, fry it, toss it, bake it, steam it – eat it the way you want to. Whatever its form may be upon being cooked, its flavour may change but its flesh remains high in protein, low in fat and can be digested easily.

Prep Time : 11-15 minutes

Cook time : 16-20 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Grilled Chicken Olive Salad Recipe

  • Boneless chicken breasts 2

  • Black olives 8-10

  • Green olives 8-10

  • Salt to taste

  • Black pepper powder 1 teaspoon

  • Olive oil 1 tablespoon

  • Fresh rosemary 2 sprigs

  • Fresh thyme 2 sprigs

  • Oil for grilli

  • Iceberg lettuce leaves 7-8

  • Jalapenos chopped 2 tablespoons

  • Salt to taste

  • Sugar 1 teaspoon

  • Black pepper powder 1 tablespoon

  • Lemon juice 1 tablespoon

  • Olive oil 1 tablespoon

  • Fresh rosemary 1 sprigs

  • Basil leaves 5-6


Step 1

Make incisions on chicken breasts and place in a bowl. Add salt, pepper powder, olive oil, 1 sprig rosemary and 1 sprig thyme. Mix well and set aside to marinate for 5-10 minutes.

Step 2

Heat some oil in anon-stick grill pan. Place the marinated chicken on it and grill for 4-5 minutes on each side or till evenly done from both sides. Remove from heat and set aside.

Step 3

To make dressing, mix together salt, sugar, pepper powder, lemon juice, olive oil, rosemary and chopped basil leaves in a small jar and shake well.

Step 4

Cut chicken into strips and place in a bowl. Add remaining rosemary and thyme, black olives, green olives, torn lettuce leaves and dressing. Mix well.

Step 5

Serve immediately.

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