BBQ Chicken Caesar Salad

BBQ Chick ceasar wtih charred cos _ tahini dressing recipe - The Cooks Pantry


Matt Sinclair


4 people


  • ¼ cup ZoOSh Free Range Egg Mayonnaise
  • ¼ cup Coles Greek Yoghurt
  • 2 Tbsp. tahini paste
  • 2 tsp honey
  • Lemon rind of 1 lemon
  • 8 anchovy fillets, finely diced


  • ½ Coles Hot Roast Family BBQ Chicken, shredded
  • 1 Turkish roll, thinly sliced diagonally
  • 1 Tbsp. Cobram Estate Robust Extra Virgin Olive Oil
  • 4 rashers middle bacon, rind removed
  • 2 heads baby cos lettuce, cut into quarters
  • ½ red onion, finely sliced
  • ¼ cup parmesan, shaved
  • 2 lemon cheeks
  • 2 large eggs


  • Preheat oven to 180C. Place the sliced bread on a lined baking tray and drizzle with the olive oil. Divide the chopped anchovy amongst the bread, breaking up any large bits by spreading them over the bread. Bake in the oven for 10-12 minutes or until golden brown and crisp.
  • To prepare the dressing, blitz together the mayonnaise, yoghurt, tahini, honey, lemon rind and 8 anchovies.
  • Add the bacon rashers to a grill or normal pan and cook on a medium-high heat. Cook for 7-8 minutes, or until lightly caramelised on both sides. Drain on paper towel and chop into 1 inch pieces. Add baby cos lettuce quarters to the same pan and allow them to char.
  • For perfectly boiled eggs, carefully place eggs into boiling water and allow to cook for 6 minutes.
  • To serve caesar salad, place charred lettuce on a large plate or serving bowl, layer with BBQ chicken, croutons, bacon and onion. Scatter shaved parmesan over the top and squeeze over the lemon juice just before serving. Top with a perfectly boiled eggs. Enjoy!

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