Quinoa with Roasted Vegetables

I am all about easy recipes and this quinoa with roasted vegetables is no exception.  Not only is this quinoa with roasted vegetables easy, but it calls for ingredients you may already have in your kitchen!  It’s going to be one of my go to recipes for sure.  Great in summer or winter.  Eat it hot or cold.  If you like quinoa recipes, you may also like this and this.

quinoa with roasted vegetables

I was really amazed that this dish had so much flavor with such simple ingredients.  Another thing you can probably do with this is to cook the quinoa in vegetable broth instead of water.  It should add an even deeper level of flavor.  This dish is vegan and gluten free.  I hope you enjoy it.

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Quinoa Tabouleh Salad

If you have been following this blog a while, you have probably heard me mention that my mother in law is from Turkey.  I have several of her recipes on my blog including my super easy bean salad and my red lentil soup.  Tabouleh salad is another thing she makes often.  Tradtionally, tabouleh salad recipes are made with bulgur.  Bulgur is not gluten free though.  I wanted to keep my tabouleh salad gluten free, so I used quinoa instead.

Quinoa Tabouleh Salad - My Whole Food Life

This tabouleh salad is super simple to make and it will keep you full for a long time.  This tabouleh salad recipe is also very adaptable to add in whatever other veggies you may like.  You can eat this on it’s own, or mix in a wrap with some greens and hummus.  Yum!

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Quinoa Salad with Avocado and Tomatoes

I am a huge salad lover.  That is probably why I have so many healthy salad recipes on my blog!  This is quickly becoming my new favorite.  I am enjoying a bowl as I type this.  This Quinoa Salad with Avocado and Tomatoes is a great post workout meal.  You really can’t go wrong with avocado on a salad.  One of the things I like best about this quinoa salad is that it only contains simple ingredients that you may already have on hand.  It took me just a few minutes to make.

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I used quinoa because it’s a complete protein.  I made the quinoa yesterday so I could throw the whole thing together easily in the morning.  This quinoa salad with avocados is vegan and gluten free.  I also think this would be great with cilantro instead of parsley.

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