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Simple Quinoa Salad Recipe

Simple Quinoa Salad Recipe
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This is a Simple Quinoa Salad recipe is amazing, easy to prepare and healthy. It is an easy salad for lunch or served as a side. If you are searching for easy healthy salad recipes, then look no further. This is one of the best vegan salads you can prepare.

Simple Quinoa Salad Recipes

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This superfood salad has an amazing taste with quinoa tossed with avocado, corn, tomatoes, cucumber and drizzled with a zesty maple lemon dressing. This post was originally written April 1, 2013

I love to serve quinoa recipes because quinoa is one of the healthiest food out there, it is high in protein, high in fiber, containing about twice the amount of fiber compared to other grains. It is perfect for anyone following a gluten-free vegan lifestyle menu plan or a candida diet. See detailed information about How To Prepare Quinoa.

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Per portion
Energy:
318 kcal / 1329 kJ
Fat:
15 g
Protein:
10 g
Carbohydrate:
37 g

Ingredients

For: 4 servings

Lemon Dressing

Preparation:
10 min
Cooking:
20 min
Ready in:
30 min

Instructions

  1. Rinse quinoa in a fine-mesh sieve. Bring vegetable broth and quinoa to boil in a saucepan. Reduce heat to low, cover and simmer until quinoa is tender about 15-20 minutes, Set aside to cool.

  2. In a medium bowl, combine lemon juice, olive oil, maple syrup, salt, cumin, cilantro and spring onion. Combine quinoa, cucumber, tomatoes, sweet corn, and avocado in a bowl. Pour dressing over quinoa salad and toss to coat. Serve immediately.

  3. In a large bowl, toss quinoa, cucumber, tomatoes, sweet corn, and avocado. Pour dressing over quinoa salad and toss to coat. Serve immediately.

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10 Comments
  1. Philly
    April 29, 2018

    5.02

    Had this for lunch today.. excellent… very filling. I also added black olives.. happy with this recipe. thanks

  2. Kat Fox
    April 15, 2018

    5.02

    Wow! This looks delicious and it sounds so easy to do.

  3. Cat
    April 13, 2018

    I have not tried quinoa salad before. I may have to try this!

  4. Jenni LeBaron
    April 12, 2018

    This looks so fresh and healthy – definitely a great dish to pack for work!

  5. Patricia @ Grab a Plate
    April 12, 2018

    5.02

    I love quinoa and this dish looks fab! It’s so light (yet hearty) and loving that lemony dressing!

  6. Jenn
    April 12, 2018

    This looks amazing. My daughter is on an avocado kick right now and will absolutely love this. I think I know what I’m making for dinner tonight! Great recipe.

  7. Joan Cajic
    April 12, 2018

    The colours are so inviting, everything about this salad just makes it perfect. I could eat this everyday and it looks so good and tasty.

  8. Laura
    April 12, 2018

    Thank you, I was looking for new recipes with quinoa and this definitely sounds amazing.

  9. Annie Cho
    April 11, 2018

    I need to try this salad out bc I love quinoa. I’ve been looking for healthy salad recipes!
    xoxo
    Annie