Mediterranean Quinoa Salad
This Mediterranean quinoa salad is stuffed with fresh vegetales and a delicious balsamic and lemon dressing
Servings Prep Time
4servings 15minutes
Cook Time
10minutes
Servings Prep Time
4servings 15minutes
Cook Time
10minutes
Ingredients
Salad
  • 1cup (170g) Quinoa(uncooked weight - any colour quinoa you like)
  • 10-12 Cherry Tomatoes
  • 1 Yellow Bell Pepper
  • 1 Small Red Onion
  • 1can White Beans
  • 1 Avocado
Dressing
  • 2tbsp Balsamic Vinegar
  • 3 Fresh Mint Leaves(finely chopped)
  • 1tbsp Lemon Juice
  • Cracked Black Pepper
  • 1tsp Extra Virgin Olive Oil
Instructions
  1. Cook the quinoa in boiling water for 10 minutes then drain and rinse.
  2. While the quinoa is cooking, chop up the tomatoes, pepper and red onion into a fine dice, then mix with the quinoa. Also drain and rinse the beans and mix with the salad.
  3. Whisk together all the ingredients for the dressing and pour over the salad, tossing so everything is coated.
  4. Top with avocado and some fresh greens
Recipe Notes

Can be stored in the refridgerator for 2-3 days in an airtight container.