Hardee's is an American restaurant chain, which predominantly operates in the South and Midwest states. It has evolved through several corporate ownerships since its establishment in 1960. It is currently owned and operated by CKE Restaurants. Along with its sibling restaurant chain, Carl's Jr., Hardee's is the fifth largest fast-food restaurant chain in the United States after Subway, McDonald's, Burger King and Wendy's. It is headquartered in downtown St. Louis, Missouri.
Charbroiled Chicken Torta
Carl's Jr. Copycat Recipe
1 sandwich bun
1 tablespoon mashed avocado
3/4 teaspoon taco seasoning mix
1 tablespoon salsa or pico de gallo
1/2 tablespoon diced onion
2 tablespoons refried beans
3 ounces cooked and sliced skinless chicken breast
1 tablespoon shredded Mexican blend cheese
1 large tomato slice
1/3 cup shredded lettuce
Split bun into halves, and lightly toast.
In a small bowl, mix avocado with 1/4 teaspoon taco seasoning. Stir in salsa or pico de gallo and onion. In another small bowl, mix beans with 1/4 teaspoon taco seasoning. On a microwave-safe plate, spread seasoned beans onto the bottom half of the bun. Evenly top with chicken. Sprinkle chicken with remaining 1/4 tsp. taco seasoning, followed by cheese.
Microwave for 45 seconds, or until cheese has melted and chicken is hot. Place tomato and lettuce over the chicken. Spread the top half of the bun with the avocado mixture, and place it on top of the sandwich