Arugula and Chicken Bowl

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Arugula and Chicken Bowl
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Difficulty:
easy
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Preparation:
30 min.
Preparation
ready in 45 min.
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Healthy, because

Even smarter

The base of arugula and chicken provide a ton of nutrients and protein, but hardly any fat.

You can add other fresh vegetables of your choice to make this bowl more filling and nutrient-dense. 

Ingredients

for
4
Ingredients
1 ⅔ cups Orzo
salt
4 cups skinless Chicken breasts (sliced)
salt
peppers (freshly ground)
olive oil
2 bunches Arugula
¾ cup pickled Red pepper (in oil, glass)
2 Tbsps lemon juice
How healthy are the main ingredients?
Chicken breastArugulasaltolive oil

Preparation steps

1.
Cook the orzo in boiling, salted water until al dente.
2.
Season the chicken with salt and pepper. Heat 2 tbsp of oil in a pan and saute until golden brown.
3.
Drain the pepper and slice into thin strips.
4.
To make the vinaigrette, whisk together the lemon juice and 4 tbsp of the oil, Season with salt and pepper.
5.
Pour the orzo into a colander and drain well. Allow to cool to lukewarm. Mix with the rocket and pepper. Place into bowls.
6.
Divide the meat among the bowls and serve drizzled with the vinaigrette.