Chicken Caprese Power Bowl + More Healthy Recipes for Protein Bowls

Jul 19 2022
This power bowl puts the "easy" in Caprese! (It only works if you say it out loud and pronounce it wrong.) This is a perfect cool summertime meal, but we'll be enjoying it year round…

Hungry Girl's Healthy Caprese Chicken Power Bowl Recipe

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Entire recipe: 332 calories, 15g total fat (3.5g sat. fat), 541mg sodium, 14g carbs, 3g fiber, 7.5g sugars, 34.5g protein

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Prep: 5 minutes


2 tsp. olive oil

1 1/2 tsp. balsamic vinegar

1/8 tsp. salt

1/8 tsp. black pepper

1 1/2 cups sliced cucumber

1 cup cherry tomatoes, halved

3 oz. cooked and chopped skinless chicken breast

1 stick light string cheese, sliced into coins

2 tbsp. fresh chopped basil, plus more for topping


In a small bowl, combine oil, vinegar, salt, and pepper. Mix until uniform.

In a medium bowl, combine cucumber, tomatoes, chicken, cheese coins, and basil. Mix well.

Top with dressing, and toss to coat.


HG Tip: Start with rotisserie chicken or other precooked chicken. Click here for cooking tips! 

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Goodcook Microwavable and Freezer Safe Meal Prep Bowls, 10 Pack

These convenient bowls are perfect for packing meal-in-a-bowl recipes like the one above! You get 10 of them for about $12, and they have condiment containers that snap into the lid, allowing you to pack the dressing on the side without the risk of forgetting to grab the little container. We love that the lids are raised, allowing you room to add your dressings, and shake to mix! Microwave, freezer, and dishwasher safe… This 10-pack is a must-buy.

While you’re there, check out the rest of our “Best of July” Amazon finds! 

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