Lebanese Chopped Salad with Chickpeas

Lebanese Chopped Salad with Chickpeas

A fun twist on tabbouleh, this Lebanese chopped salad is bursting with fresh flavors and packed with protein.

One of the reasons I always crave Lebanese food is because of the way it makes me feel after I eat it. Light, flavorful and protein-packed, I never feel heavy or weighed down after I eat Middle Eastern food. I wish I could say the same about a giant slice of pizza or a gooey grilled cheese.

As I continue focusing on high protein, low carb meals as I work off the baby weight , Lebanese food remains front and center in my diet. Naturally gluten free, it relies on ingredients like fresh garlic, plenty of lemon juice and lots of fresh herbs to add tons of flavor without a lot of added calories. (...)

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