Greek Chicken Couscous Bowl

Greek Chicken Couscous Bowl

Today we have a WINNING recipe for you so that you can WIN in your nutrition and WIN in life!

Today’s WINNING recipe to meet Coach JC’s 10 WINNING Habits is Greek Chicken Couscous Bowl. Where are my veggies? Where is my lean protein?



For the chicken bowl:

6 ounces precooked or leftover chicken breasts
1/2 cup couscous, cooked
1 cup chopped Romaine lettuce
1/2 cup chopped English cucumber
1/2 cup cherry tomatoes, sliced
1/4 medium red onion, sliced
1/4 cup black olives, sliced
1/4 cup crumbled feta cheese
Pita bread (optional)

For the dressing:

1/2 medium lemon, juiced
1 tablespoon red wine vinegar
1 clove garlic, minced
1/2 teaspoon dried oregano
1/4 teaspoon Dijon mustard
1/4 cup olive oil
Black pepper, to taste


In a small saucepan, bring 3/4 cup water and a pinch of sea salt to a boil. Stir couscous into the boiling water, cover with a lid and remove from heat. Let sit for about 5 minutes or until all the water is absorbed. Set aside and allow to cool, then fluff with a fork.

Heat the chicken strips according to package directions. Once warm, chop chicken into bite-size pieces.

Place lettuce in the bottom of salad bowl. Layer on chicken, cucumber, tomatoes and red onion. Top with 1/2 cup cooled couscous.

In a Mason jar with a lid, add dressing ingredients, and shake until well-combined, about 15 seconds. Pour the vinaigrette over the salad. Add crumbled olives and feta, and toss lightly. Serve at room temperature, with toasted pita if desired.

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  • Meet Coach JC

    "If you want to WIN more in life you are in the right place my friend! I am blessed and privileged everyday to help people WIN more in life.

    I got my start as the youngest Director of Strength & Conditioning at the Division I level at Oral Roberts University and have been blessed to COACH professional athletes from the NFL, NBA, MLB, MLS, and WNBA through Dynamic Sports Development. As an ENTREPRENEUR I then started Bootcamp Tulsa to help women WIN in their Fitness, Nutrition & in Life. On a daily basis I now run our Non-Profit, 501 (c) (3), Fit First Responders serving those that serve us everyday, our Police Officers, Firefighters, Medics and national Guard.

    If I'm not helping people WIN through my Performance Coaching you will find me motivating people on stage through my MOTIVATIONAL SPEAKING in churches, companies, universities and athletic organizations. I even took some of that motivation and combined it with a winning game plan to author a few books. I love helping people WIN but there is nothing I'm more passionate about then being a FATHER to my beautiful daughter and a HUSBAND to my hot wife."

Coach JC