Make Balsamic Caprese Chicken with ingredients from your college dining hall

This recipe can be made with ingredients found in most salad bars. Credit: Wikimedia Commons
This recipe can be made with ingredients found in most salad bars.
Credit: Wikimedia Commons

Priya Krishna made a name for herself as an undergrad at Dartmouth for her campus newspaper column, in which she shared simple recipes students can make with ingredients from their campus dining halls. Krishna just released her first book “Ultimate Dining Hall Hacks” and you can read our interview with her here. She shares her recipe for Balsamic Caprese Chicken with Metro readers. Be sure to also check out the recipe for Chicken Pot Pie.

Ingredients
Balsamic vinegar
Olive oil
Sugar
Grilled chicken
Mozzarella
Tomato slice
Pesto

Directions
1. Mix together balsamic vinegar, olive oil, and a pinch of sugar in a bowl.
2. Drizzle half the dressing over a piece of grilled chicken.
3. Top the chicken with a piece of mozzarella, the tomato slice, and some pesto.
4. Drizzle the rest of the dressing on top of the mozzarella.

Excerpted from “Ultimate Dining Hall Hacks” © Priya Krishna. Used with permission from Storey Publishing.



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