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Whole30 Salmon Avocado Protein Salad

Whole30 Salmon Avocado Salad Protein Salads are a favorite No Cook Meal, whether or not I’m doing a Whole30!

They’re my go-to for a quick, satisfying lunch or dinner. Be creative and use mix-ins you have in your pantry and fridge to suit your taste, no boring lunches allowed! Add crunch with diced veggies or nuts…or boost the flavor with a spicy mayo or ranch to bind, endless combinations! 

Keep these basics stocked for ready to go Protein Salads anytime: veggies, fruit, nuts, cans/packets of tuna/salmon/chicken, spices, and of course…Whole30 MAYO (homemade or store bought). Protein salads are nutrient dense and filling…try one today! (Another favorite to try: Curry or Waldorf Chicken Salad)

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Photography: Stephanie Drenka

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Whole30 Salmon Avocado Protein Salad

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Ingredients

Ingredients

  • 1 Can Compliant Wild Salmon or Tuna (Wild Planet and Safe Catch are favorites)
  • 12 tbsp Whole30 Compliant Mayo of your choice (I used plain homemade here, but Chipotle Lime is a spicy favorite)
  • 1/4 cup or more diced celery
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • Arugula (or other greens)
  • Cherry tomatoes
  • Avocado (halved and pitted)
  • Hard boiled egg (optional add in)
  • Squeeze of lemon juice or compliant dressing (optional add in, I used Tessemae’s Lemon Garlic)

Instructions

Instructions

  1. Combine first four ingredients in a bowl.
  2. Slice avocado in half, remove skin and pit, stuff mixture into halves
  3. Serve over arugula or other lettuce blend with tomatoes and any other veggies you like.
  4. Optional add ins: hard boiled egg, a drizzle of compliant vinaigrette, squeeze of lemon, olives, leftover roasted potatoes

Notes

Experiment with other Whole30 mayo flavors and mix ins to suit your taste! 

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