Viral BBQ Chicken Salad is a quick side dish recipe with pre-made Rotisserie chicken, homemade BBQ ranch, corn, and black beans. Filling salad is perfect for dinner or for a potluck, picnic, and BBQ lunches. An incredibly delicious and easy salad!
4cupsrotisserie chicken, cooked and shredded or cubed (about one chicken)
15oz.whole corncan drained
15.25oz.black beanscan, drained and rinsed
¼cupchopped fresh cilantro
BBQ Ranch Dressing
salt & pepper
Mix together Rotisserie chicken and 1/4 cup barbecue sauce. Set aside.
In a large bowl, combine drained corn, drained and rinsed black beans, chopped tomatoes, avocados, chopped romaine hearts, and fresh cilantro. Mix well.
In a separate small bowl, combine buttermilk, 1/4 cup barbecue sauce, ranch dressing, and fresh dill. Whisk well until smooth.
Season with salt and pepper.
Pour BBQ Ranch dressing onto the salad and mix well.
Serve BBQ Chicken Salad immediately or cover and refrigerate until ready to serve.
Easy Salad VariationsThere are an unlimited amount of varying ingredients to mix up simple salad recipes based on your tastes.This flavorful salad can be enhanced with fresh corn (like sweet corn), hard-boiled egg, chunks of cheddar cheese (or Monterey Jack), or sliced green onions. Are you looking for crunch? Add a layer of tortilla chips or strips for a more crunchy salad. Mixing up the creamy dressing is just as easy! Try a little lemon juice or lime juice, a common ingredient in summer salads.