Salads

Capital salad with chicken and fresh cucumber


Ingredients for the preparation of the salad "Stolichniy" with chicken and fresh cucumber

  1. Chicken fillet 300 grams
  2. Green onions to taste
  3. Mayonnaise 50 grams
  4. Potato 2 pieces
  5. Fresh cucumber 2 pieces
  6. Carrot 1 piece
  7. Onion 1 piece
  8. 1/2 teaspoon salt
  9. Dill or other fresh herbs 2 branches
  10. Egg 3 pieces
  11. Canned green peas 150 grams
  • Main ingredients: Cucumber, Chicken
  • Serving 4 servings
  • World Cuisine

Inventory:

Saucepan, stewpan, kitchen knife, cutting board, salad bowl, tablespoon.

Preparation of Stolichniy salad with chicken and fresh cucumber:

Step 1: Prepare the Chicken Fillet.


To make a salad, you will need boneless and skinless chicken. Boil it in salted water and cool without taking it out of the broth. After cut the fillet into small cubes.

Step 2: Prepare the carrots and potatoes.


Boil carrots and potatoes, cool and peel. Cut the prepared vegetables into small cubes.
Attention: try to cut all the ingredients into pieces of about the same size, so the salad will be tastier and more beautiful to look on the plate.

Step 3: Prepare the eggs.


Boil chicken eggs. After cooking, sharply dip them in cold water and wait until they cool. Then peel the eggs and cut them into cubes, just like the other ingredients.

Step 4: Prepare the cucumber.


If necessary, peel the cucumber from the skin; if not, simply rinse it thoroughly. After cut the vegetables into cubes.

Step 5: Prepare the onion.


Peel onions, cut into cubes and scald with boiling water to remove excessive bitterness. After that, repeat the same with green onions.

Step 6: Cooking the Salad


Put all the previously prepared ingredients in a deep plate. Drain the water from the green peas and add it to the salad. Salt and season with mayonnaise, and then mix thoroughly. You can add a little freshly ground pepper to the prepared Capital salad. Garnish with greens and serve!
Attention: if you use homemade mayonnaise, then the dish will come out much more healthy and tastier.

Step 7: Serve the salad.


Stolichniy salad with chicken and fresh cucumber will be very useful on the festive table, but it is so simply prepared that many housewives serve it for an ordinary family dinner. The use of chicken breast and fresh cucumber as the main ingredients makes the salad light and almost dietary, so it is eaten easily.
Enjoy your meal!

Recipe Tips:

- Instead of mayonnaise, you can season the salad with sour cream mixed with mustard.

- For the preparation of Stolichny salad, you can use not only chicken fillet, but also any other chicken parts, also boiled or smoked.