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This healthy chicken orzo salad makes the perfect lunch!

Chicken Orzo Salad

This healthy, fresh, and light chicken orzo salad makes the perfect lunch or dinner, especially when the weather is warming up outside!
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 12 minutes
Total Time 17 minutes
Servings 6 people


  • 1 ½` cup cooked orzo
  • 2-3 cup rotisserie chicken chopped
  • 1 cup arugula
  • ½ cup red bell pepper chopped
  • ¼ cup red onion diced
  • 1 cup English cucumber chopped
  • ¼ cup white vinegar
  • ½ tsp Dijon mustard
  • 2 tbsp lemon juice
  • tsp salt
  • tsp pepper


  • Cook pasta according to package. Drain.
  • Combine pasta, chicken, pepper, cucumber, onion, arugula and tomatoes.
  • In a small bowl combine vinegar, oil, mustard, lemon juice, salt and pepper. Stir with a whisk.
  • Pour vinaigrette over salad and toss to coat.