Warm Chicken and Haloumi Salad

Hello hungry peoples,

This is one of my all time favourite salads. Chicken and avocado…….they are meant to be and throw in some haloumi as well and…oh..my…god! It is just gosh darn delicious. Let’s get into it!

Warm Chicken Salad

Prep time: 5 minutes
Cook time: 20 minutes
Total time: 25 minutes
Yield: 4 serves
Calories per serving: 541


  • 500 g chicken thighs
  • 150 g (1 bag) baby spinach
  • avocado
  • 180 g (1 block) haloumi
  • 1/2 cup mung bean sprouts
  • 1 tbsp dried basil
  • 2 tbsp olive oil
  • 1 clove garlic
  • 1/4 cup Kewpie mayonnaise
  • Salt
  • Pepper

Cooking Directions

  1. Combine the olive oil, a crushed garlic clove and a tablespoon of dried basil.
  2. Put a grill or frying pan on a medium heat with a bit of olive oil.
  3. Put the chicken on the grill and baste the chicken in the olive oil, garlic and basil as it cooks.
  4. Slice the haloumi so it is ready to add to the pan when you turn the chicken.
  5. Plate the salad leaves.
  6. Slice the avocado and add it to the plate.
  7. Sprinkle on mung beans.
  8. Once the chicken is cooked on one side, turn it.
  9. Add the haloumi to the pan. Keep and eye on it as it will cook quickly. Once golden turn. By the time the haloumi is cooked the chicken should be done as well.
  10. Slice the chicken and add it and the haloumi to the salad.
  11. Drizzle some kewpie mayonnaise on top and that’s it, you’re done!
Warm chicken and haloumi salad

Difficulty: Easy peasy


3 Comments Add yours

  1. Isn’t Kewpie mayonnaise the best? This looks like a fabulous salad. Yum!

  2. How can you go wrong with such delicious ingredients!

  3. Elissa says:

    Just what I needed, another dish to use the Kewpie mayonnaise! Loving all those ingredients, so I can imagine they would taste great together.

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