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Avocado, Cranberries, Apricot and Quinoa Salad

Avocados, Cranberries, Apricots and Quinoa Salad

Avacado, Cranberries, Apricot and Quinoa Salad
Avocados, Cranberries, Apricots and Quinoa Salad

Ingredients
1 cup red or white quinoa, rinsed well
1/2 tsp salt
2 cups cold water
1 cup dried cranberries
1/4 cup finely diced dried apricots
warm water
2 ripe avocados
2 spring onions, sliced diagonally
1/4 cup toasted slivered or sliced almond.

Dressing

finely grated zest and juice of 1 lemon
3 tbsp olive oil
1/2 tsp ground coriander
1/2 tsp ground cumin
1/2 tsp paprika
salt and pepper

Method

In a bowl, whisk together lemon zest, lemon juice, oil, coriander, cumin and paprika. Season to taste with salt and pepper.
Rinse the quinoa, drain well. In a saucepan, combine quinoa, salt and cold water. Bring to the boil over a moderate heat, reduce heat to low, cover and simmer for about 10-15 minutes or until quinoa is tender. Fluff with a fork, spread on a large baking sheet and let cool completely.
Place cranberries and apricots in a small bowl. Cover with warm water and let stand for about 5 minutes or until plump, drain and set aside.
Peel avocados and cut into bite sized chunks. Place in a bowl and toss with 1 tbsp of the dressing to prevent discolouration.
Place cooled quinoa in a large salad bowl. Add cranberry and apricots, avocados, spring onions and almonds. Then add the remaining dressing and toss to combine

Quinoa Salad with Roasted Cherry Tomatoes & Aspargus

Quinoa Salad with Roasted Cherry Tomatoes and AsparagusSalad

1 bunch asparagus – trimmed and cut into third          1/2 punnet cherry tomatoes                                               1 cup cooked quinoa – cooled                                              1 handful basil leaves                                                          75g crumbled feta                                                                 1/4 cup pine nuts

Dressing                                                                               1 tbs balsamic vinegar                                                         1 tbs olive oil                                                                          1 tbs honey – or to taste.

Method

Place the tomatoes and asparagus on a baking tray, drizzle with a little olive oil and bake in a 180 deg. oven until softened.

Allow the asparagus and tomato to cool slightly, then toss together with the rest of the salad ingredients

Whisk the dressing ingredients together and drizzle over salad

Amy’s Red, White and Blue Quinoa Salad: 4th of July Potluck Collab

Amy’s Red, White and Blue Quinoa Salad: 4th of July Potluck Collab

Watch our KinFave 4th of July Potluck videos! http://vid.io/xHr New Kin Community Food DIY & Style videos Monday & Saturday! See more great Kin Community vid…
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Greek Quinoa Salad

Greek Quinoa Salad

Recipe from viewer Amy Lancour of Darboy.
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Sharon Palmer’s Southwestern Black Bean Quinoa Salad

Sharon Palmer’s Southwestern Black Bean Quinoa Salad

Sharon Palmer's Southwestern Black Bean Quinoa Salad

Sharon Palmer, RD Food/Nutrition Writer Author of the upcoming book, The Plant-Powered Diet: The Lifelong Eating Plan for Achieving Optimal Health, Beginning…

Salade de quinoa aux légumes grillés

Retrouvez cette recette et la liste des ingrédients sur Allrecipes France : http://allrecipes.fr/recette/12546/salade-de-quinoa-aux-l-gumes-grill-s.aspx. Qui…
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Vegan Recipe – Quinoa Salad

Vegan Recipe – Quinoa Salad

Vegan Recipe - Quinoa Salad

Our Holistic Nutritionists Sherri Doak and Sandra Wells demonstrate a simple and tasty vegan recipe for quinoa salad. http://www.naturesemporium.com.
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Teriyaki salmon salad with quinoa and rice

Teriyaki salmon salad with quinoa and rice

Pete Evans cooks a Teriyaki salmon salad with red quinoa and brown rice.

Quinoa and Black Bean Salad Vegan Recipe

Quinoa and Black Bean Salad Vegan Recipe

Quinoa and black beans make a delicious and nutritious salad rich in protein, complex carbohydrates, antioxidants, and omega 3s. Red and orange bell peppers …

How to Cook Mexican Quinoa Salad

How to Cook Mexican Quinoa Salad

Web chef, Kimberly Edwards, from http://CookingWithKimberly.com shares with you How to Cook Mexican Quinoa Salad c/o the “Cooking with Quinoa” Cookbook, http…
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Mazamorra de quinoa

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Walnut Quinoa Salad

Walnut Quinoa Salad

Looking to add an extra superfood kick to your quinoa? We’ve got you covered. We took a standard quinoa pilaf and added a superfood kick with powerful walnut…

Stuffed Acorn Squash With Quinoa & Spinach | Veria Living

Stuffed Acorn Squash With Quinoa & Spinach | Veria Living

Peggy K’s Kitchen Cures http://www.veria.com/tv/show/peggy-ks-kitchen-cures Stay warm this winter with Peggy K’s fiber-packed acorn squash.
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