Quinoa Fruit and Nut Salad
Well, I could eat salads like this everyday, no problem. If you haven't tried Quinoa this is a very simple recipe to start with.
- 1 c
- quinoa, cooked
- 1 tsp
- 2 Tbsp
- lemon or lime juice
- 3 Tbsp
- olive oil
- 1 small
- apple, diced
- 2/3 c
- dried cherries or cranberries
- 2/3 c
- toasted pecans or your favorite nut
- 1/2 tsp
- 1/4 tsp
How to Make Quinoa Fruit and Nut Salad
- 4Addt'l info:---Quinoa is a great food for people who must follow wheat-free/gluten-free diets because Quinoa doesn't contain gluten. Quinoa can be substituted for almost any other grain.
---Quinoa has a nutty, smoky flavor and is less filling than other grains and pastas.
---Quinoa was a sacred grain, hailed by the Incas as the Mother of all Grains.