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Organic Girl Teriyaki Ginger Salad

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Y’all, we have had a miracle. This Organic Girl teriyaki ginger salad was a major game changer at our house. Let me start at the beginning though. Organic Girl  contacted me about trying their 5 Happiness Salad which has, baby bok choy leaves, baby red chard, tango, mizuna, baby arugula, baby spinach, baby green chard, baby green romaine, baby green oakleaf lettuce. So, we got the 100% recycled clamshell of salad mixings and immediately decided to go Asian. As I’ve mentioned before, Little C was such a picky eater and still hates mashed potatoes, but we’ve been working hard on everything else. Greens were definitely the hardest. I mean, she loves our favorite broccoli salad, edamame, Hawaiian pork, etc, but salad is a no go. Or, at least it was.

organic girl teriyaki ginger chicken salad with bok choy and mandarin oranges ohsweetbasil

Cade was going to be home a little later as he didn’t get to the gym at the normal time, and I had been munching on new recipes all day so I definitely wanted something easy and light. I mean, every mom out there knows that there’s a special time right before dinner when no matter how great the day has gone you’ve suddenly got “starving” kiddos (and let’s be honest, you’re ready to eat as well), the house is noisy with kids playing and everything is getting a little crazy. In other words, in just 5 minutes time you all of sudden are ready for the husband to be home. So, teriyaki chicken salad sounded easy, light and delicious for our crazy day. It’s packed with delicious greens, mandarin oranges, almonds, julienned carrots, edamame, chicken and a creamy ginger sauce.

And then we sat down to eat.

Little C totally dove right in. I think it helped that her three favorites were involved, the edamame, oranges and chicken, but either way she actually ate everything. We’ve been working so hard to get her to try new things and eat better and this did it! The greens are so fresh and crisp which I cannot say for all salads you find in the store. Plus it was so yummy!! I feel like Organic Girl needs a huge pat on the back. Thank you for finally bringing all salads into our little one’s life. HOORAY!!!!

What Is Edamame?

Edamame is immature soybeans in the pod.

Edamame is rich in healthy fiber, antioxidants and vitamin K.

Can Edamame Be Eaten Raw?

 Edamame is a soy product and must be cooked before it can be eaten safely.

Is Ginger Healthy?

Ginger is loaded with antioxidants.

Antioxidants may help fight diseases.


Organic Girl Teriyaki Ginger Salad

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Organic Girl Teriyaki Ginger Salad

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Prep Time: 3 minutes
Total Time: 3 minutes
Servings: 6 servings
This Organic Girl teriyaki ginger salad was a major game changer at our house.


Organic Girl 5 Happiness Clamshell

  • 2 Breasts of Teriyaki Chicken your own recipe or store bought
  • 2 Cans Mandarin Oranges 11oz
  • 1/3 Cup Sliced Almonds
  • 1 Cup Edamame shelled
  • 1 Large Carrot julienned

For the Dressing

  • 2 Tablespoons Rice Vinegar
  • 1 Tablespoon Sugar
  • 1 Teaspoon Ground Ginger
  • 2 Tablespoons Oil
  • 1/4 Teaspoon Soy Sauce
  • 1 Tablespoon Mayonnaise


  • Add the greens, edamame, carrots, almonds and oranges into a large bowl and toss to combine.
  • Layer the chicken breast in thin slices over the top.

For the dressing

  • Whisk together the dressing ingredients except the oil until smooth.
  • Slowly drizzle in the oil while whisking.
  • Serve over salad.


salad should be eaten fresh
Nutrition Facts
Organic Girl Teriyaki Ginger Salad
Amount Per Serving (1 g)
Calories 281
% Daily Value*
Cholesterol 49.9mg17%
Carbohydrates 10.5g4%
Fiber 2.5g10%
Sugar 6.7g7%
Protein 15.7g31%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

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Cade and Carrian have three children and love to spend time together whether it’s vacationing or snuggled up on the couch for a good movie.

And this family especially loves to eat.

They love everything from the keep you fit and healthy to the get out your sweat pants indulgent and everything in between.

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  • This sounds so good! I generally get “Asian inspired” salads when I go out to eat.

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  • Oh yes, so flavorful 🙂 I love ginger!

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  • I’m going to spring this on the grandkids and see what happens!

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  • Awwww, glad that Little C liked this!

    I, on the other hand, am LOVING this. You’ve combined all of my favorite ingredients into one glorious salad!

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  • Yay to little one’s eating salad! I can’t blame her though, when you described that salad blend I thought holy moly that sounds good. Must look for it when grocery shopping this weekend.

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  • Oooohh…I love a good Asian salad! This needs to be dinner!

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  • I love everything about this salad…and desperately wish I was having it for lunch!

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  • I am loving this salad! I can’t wait to try it!!!

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  • I am all about this salad! Love anything Asian!

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    • me too!

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  • Ah wow! What an awesome and fun salad! I love Teriyaki and that dressing sounds perfect with this salad!

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