Cold Quinoa SaladSubmitted by: SPOGAR
IntroductionQuinoa is a nutritional powerhouse and the more we can bring it into our diet the better. Quinoa is a nutritional powerhouse and the more we can bring it into our diet the better.
1 cup uncooked Quinoa
2 cups Water
2 cloves of Garlic, finely chopped
2 Tbsp Red Wine Vinegar
2 Tbsp Extra Virgin Olive Oil
1/2 tsp Kosher Salt
2 tsp Ground Cumin
1 tsp Turmeric
1/2 tsp Celery Seed
1/2 tsp Fresh Ground Black Pepper
1/2 cup, packed, Kale Leaves, trimmed of stems and finely chopped
1/2 cup finely chopped Sweet Red Pepper
Combine Extra Virgin Olive Oil, Red Wine Vinegar, Chopped Garlic and the spices in a bowl and whisk together. Let stand.
Finely chop Kale and Sweet Red Peppers.
Combine Quinoa, Dressing, Kale and Peppers in a bowl and mix well. Refrigerate to marry the flavors until ready to serve.
Serving Size: Makes 6 1/2 cup servings