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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 4
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 163.4
  • Total Fat: 8.3 g
  • Cholesterol: 0.0 mg
  • Sodium: 23.8 mg
  • Total Carbs: 19.0 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 3.3 g
  • Protein: 4.5 g

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Quinoa Salad with Spring Radishes and Greens

Submitted by: SHANIGENTRY
Quinoa Salad with Spring Radishes and Greens

Introduction

Light and refreshing, this salad is packed with the flavors of spring. Pair it with a simple roast chicken. Light and refreshing, this salad is packed with the flavors of spring. Pair it with a simple roast chicken.
Number of Servings: 4

Ingredients

    1/2 cup quinoa
    3 tablespoons olive oil
    3 cups mixed baby greens
    1 cup sliced radishes
    2 cups broccoli florets or chopped asparagus spears, steamed until tender-cirsp
    2 tablespoons basil, chopped
    1 teaspoon lemon zest
    1 teaspoon lemon juice
    1/4 teaspoon salt

Directions

Rinse the quinoa in a fine-mesh strainer, then transfer to a small saucepan with 1 cup water.
Bring to a boil, cover, and simmer over low heat. Simmer for about 15 minutes, or until all liquid is absorbed.
Remove from heat and let stand for 5 minutes. Fluff with a fork and let cool completely.

Toss the cooled quinoa with all other ingredients.






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  • 2 of 3 people found this review helpful
    This not only sounds like an excellent healthy meal, but a delicious one, too. Can't wait to try it. - 3/19/14

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