Healthy Quinoa Salad. Calling all quinoa lovers! You need to try this healthy salad recipe. I love quinoa. You probably guessed that already!
I have a lot of healthy quinoa recipes on my blog. This healthy salad is my latest recipe. Quinoa is a complete protein and that’s why it’s a great choice for vegans. Quinoa is also very versatile.
Not only is this quinoa salad healthy, it can be made in a matter if minutes! I always have a big batch of cooked quinoa in the fridge so I can create recipes like this on a whim. This healthy salad is vegan and gluten free as well.
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Some other ways to use quinoa:
Healthy Quinoa Salad
Yields 5-6 servings
The perfect healthy salad for any potluck or party!
10 minPrep Time
10 minTotal Time
- 2 1/2 cups cooked quinoa
- 1 large cucumber diced
- 2 red bell peppers diced
- 1 cup halved cherry tomatoes
- 4 green onions sliced thin
- 1 clove garlic minced
- 2 T white balsamic or apple cider vinegar
- 1 1/2 T olive oil
- sea salt to taste
- Place all ingredients in a bowl and mix well.
- This gets better after it sits overnight. The flavors have more time to develop.
This salad should keep in the fridge for at least a week. I also think adding some spinach and avocado would be delicious as well. Enjoy!