Chicken and Napa Cabbage Salad

Chicken and Napa Cabbage Salad

Chicken and Napa Cabbage Salad, is the perfect recipe to help prepare us for the upcoming summer heat wave. This salad is super easy to make, packed full of fresh veggies, a kid-friendly meal (we’ll talk more about that in a minute), and it can be prepped in advance.

Course Salad
Cuisine American
Keyword Cabbage Salad
Prep Time 10 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Servings 2 -4 people as a main meal, 6 as a side
Calories 554 kcal
Author Kristin Marr



  • 5 cups shredded napa cabbage a little over 1/2 a head of napa cabbage
  • 2 cups shredded cooked chicken *
  • 1 cup shredded carrots
  • 3/4 cup sliced green onions
  • 3/4 cup chopped celery
  • 1/2 cup chopped cilantro or more if you love cilantro


  • 1/4 cup extra virgin olive oil
  • 3 TB organic tamari sauce or soy sauce
  • 1 TB sesame seeds
  • 1 lime juiced
  • 1 garlic clove minced
  • 1/2 tsp ginger powder


  1. In a large bowl, combine all the salad ingredients.
  2. In a small bowl, combine all the salad dressing ingredients. Pour the dressing over the salad, and gently toss the salad to combine.

Recipe Notes

Inspired by The Clever Carrot's Chinese Chicken Cabbage Salad.