• Mariyam Ahmed

Simple Quinoa Salad

Updated: Nov 10, 2021

Here's a simple & delicious side salad you can prep for a few days to go with your meals!


Serves 4-6

Prep time: 30 minutes

Cook time: 15 minutes


Ingredients

Salad:

1 cup dry quinoa

2 Persian cucumber, finely chopped

2 roma tomatoes, finely chopped

1 red bell pepper

1/4 red onion, finely chopped

lots of green olives, chopped

handful of parsley, chopped

1 handful of spinach, finely chopped


Dressing:

1 1/2 limes, juiced

drizzle of olive oil

red chili flakes (optional)

salt & pepper, to taste


Directions:

1. Cook the quinoa according to the packaging instructions.

2. Meanwhile, chop all the veggies and add to a large bowl.

3. Remove the quinoa from the stove and allow it to cool for a few minutes. Meanwhile, add all the dressing ingredients to the veggies and mix well.

4. Add the quinoa, mix well, and season to taste, if needed. Enjoy!