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Chopped Quinoa Salad

This is a great simple salad recipe that is a perfect meal by itself or also works great as a side dish. Chopped quinoa salad is packed full of protein and fiber to keep both your taste buds and belly satisfied.
Course Salad
Keyword easy salad, healthy salad, quick salad
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 25 minutes
Servings 6 people
Calories 124kcal
Author Vegan Gluten Free Life

Ingredients

  • 1 cup quinoa
  • 1 cup tomatoes diced and seeded
  • 1 cup celery diced
  • 1 cup colorful peppers diced
  • 1 lemon juiced
  • salt and pepper to taste

Instructions

  • Cook quinoa according to the directions per packaging, be careful not to overcook.
  • While quinoa is cooking, chop your veggies. Once quinoa is cooked, to all ingredients into a large bowl and fold together.
  • Chill for 1 hour and serve.

Notes

Fresh herbs are a great addition to this fresh crisp salad. It is great as a side dish or a main dish.

Nutrition

Serving: 1cup | Calories: 124kcal | Carbohydrates: 23g | Protein: 5g | Fat: 2g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Sodium: 17mg | Potassium: 339mg | Fiber: 4g | Sugar: 2g | Vitamin A: 1060IU | Vitamin C: 45mg | Calcium: 29mg | Iron: 2mg