Quinoa Salad

Now that the weather is getting warmer, it's time for lighter fare. Try this quinoa salad recipe instead of serving pasta salad with your main dishes.


Prep time: 15 minutes

Cooking time: 0 minutes

Yields: 8 people


2 cups cooked quinoa
1/2 cup chopped radishes
1/2 cup chopped cucumber
1/2 cup chopped celery
1/2 cup chopped red onion
1/2 cup chopped fresh parsley
1/2 cup chopped red bell pepper
1 tablespoon olive oil
2 teaspoons balsamic vinegar


  1. Combine all ingredients together in a large bowl and mix well.


  • Garnish with cherry tomatoes and shredded garlic cloves and chill before serving.

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