Green Quinoa Salad
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Green Quinoa Salad

Submitted by: Isabel De Los Rios

Prep Time: 10 Minutes

Cook Time: 15 Minutes

Servings: 8

The combination of lime, sweet grapes, raw veggies, fresh herbs, and creamy avocado makes this salad overwhelmingly healthy and downright delicious.


    3 tbsp. extra virgin olive oil

    1 1/2 tbsp. lime juice

    1 tsp. lime zest

    sea salt & black pepper to taste

    4 c. cooked quinoa

    1 1/2 c. cucumber

    1/2 c. fresh mint

    1/2 c. fresh parsley

    1 med. avocado

    2 c. green grapes


Cook quinoa according to package instructions. Let cool while you prepare the rest of the salad.

Half grapes, dice cucumber, chop mint and parsley, and dice avocado.

In a large bowl, whisk together olive oil, lime juice, and lime zest. Season with sea salt and pepper. Add cooled quinoa, halved grapes, diced cucumber, chopped mint, and chopped parsley; mix until combined well. Fold in diced avocado. Serve chilled.

Optional: Store in refrigerator, covered, for one hour before serving