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Quinoa Salad with Avocado

Quinoa Salad with Avocado

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    Made this Quinoa Salad with Avocado the other day for my family. And we gobbled it all up in one sitting. 

    Quinoa Salad with Avocado

    It goes so well alongside almost any type of summer meal. And is made with just a few simple ingredients, such as quinoa, avocados, baby tomatoes, lime juice and a few seasonings.

    It is  absolutely delicious and is healthy because it is packed full of fiber and protein. 

    WHAT CAN GO WITH QUINOA SALAD

    • Salmon steaks, salmon burgers etc
    • Black beans, chickpeas

    HOW LONG WILL QUINOA SALAD KEEP IN FRIDGE

    My bean salad will last ruffly 3 days fresh. However if you add avocados or tomatoes etc to it. I would make sure it is eaten on the very day you make it!

    Quinoa Salad with Avocado

    HOW TO MAKE QUINOA SALAD WITH AVOCADO 

    • Start by cooking your quino by brining a pot of vegetable stock to a rapid boil
    • Add in the quiano and turn the burner down to medium – low and simmer for ruffly 15 minutes.
    • Strain the quino and place in the fridge allowing it to become cold
    • Meanwhile, dice your avocados, baby tomatoes and fresh cilantro and place in a large bowl.
    • Once the quiano has cooled, mix into the bowl and toss olive oil and seasonings along with the juice from 2 limes.

    This Quinoa salad is tossed in olive oil, seasonings and lime juice. 

    You are going to love it!

    ARE QUINOA SALADS HEALTHY

    Yes, packed full of feel good fiber, protein and nutrients. 

    WHAT GOES WITH QUINOA SALAD

    LOOKING FOR ANOTHER TYPE OF VINAIGRETTE that would go well with this salad? Try my recipe below. 

    Creamy Lemon and Lime Vinaigrette

    Creamy Lemon and Lime Vinaigrette

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    Looking for more Summertime salads? Try these popular recipes below. 

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    Quinoa Salad with Avocado

    Quinoa Salad with Avocado

    Yield: 2
    Cook Time: 15 minutes
    Total Time: 15 minutes

    Ingredients

    • 2 cups vegetable stock or water
    • 1 cup tri colored quinoa
    • 1 cup of baby tomatoes, sliced in half
    • 2 ripe avocados, diced
    • 1 lime, juiced
    • 2 tbsp olive oil
    • 1/2 tsp garlic powder
    • salt and pepper to taste

    Instructions

    1. Start by cooking your quino by brining a pot of vegetable stock to a rapid boil
    2. Add in the quiano and turn the burner down to medium - low and simmer for ruffly 15 minutes.
    3. Strain the quino and place in the fridge allowing it to become cold
    4. Meanwhile, dice your avocados, baby tomatoes and fresh cilantro and place in a large bowl.
    5. Once the quiano has cooled, mix into the bowl and toss olive oil and seasonings along with the juice from 2 limes.
    Nutrition Information:
    Yield: 2 Serving Size: 1
    Amount Per Serving: Calories: 587Total Fat: 45gSaturated Fat: 6gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 36gCholesterol: 0mgSodium: 845mgCarbohydrates: 44gFiber: 17gSugar: 6gProtein: 10g

    These calculations are based off Nutritionix

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