MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - Mother's Day is less than a week away and if you're still looking for a great gift why not treat your mom to a delicious homemade meal? Kent Mahon from Texas Roadhouse stopped by Daybreak to share a recipe that will give your mom a break from kitchen duties.
Mahon shared a delicious grilled chicken salad recipe with homemade ranch dressing. It is so easy to prepare that even your youngest and more inexperienced chef in the family can make it.
To make the grilled chicken salad:
Salad Greens8 oz
Jack cheese (shredded)¼ cup
Diced Tomato2 TBSP
Chopped Egg2 TBSP
Chicken Breast Strips½ Cup
Bacon Bits1 TBSP
Red Onion Ringsif desired
Grilled Chicken Preparation:
Place on grill and cook to internal temperature of no less than 165F
(you can marinate or rub with any commercially available spices)
Cut into strips
Place salad greens into a chilled bowl
Sprinkle Jack cheese, diced tomato and chopped egg evenly over salad greens
Place chicken strips evenly around the salad greens
Place red onion rings on salad
Sprinkle croutons and bacon bits evenly on salad
To make the homemade ranch dressing:
1/2 cup mayonnaise
1/2 cup sour cream
1/4 cup buttermilk
½ teaspoon dried parsley
¼ teaspoon garlic powder
¼ teaspoon onion powder
1/8 teaspoon black pepper
Salt to taste
1.In a small bowl, whisk all of the ingredients together.
2.Store the dressing in an airtight container and refrigerate for 30 minutes before serving.
Macon Texas Roadhouse is located at 5080 Riverside Drive Suite 1500. For more information, visit www.texasroadhouse.com.