Lime Cilantro Quinoa Salad

Julie Howard


Very fresh salad from 100 days of real food.

Always looking for different things to do with quinoa. Rice or couscous could also be substituted for the quinoa.

Adding rotisserie chicken would make it a nice meal instead of side dish.


★★★★★ 1 vote

10 Min
15 Min
No-Cook or Other


  • 3 c
    cooked quinoa
  • 3/4 c
    dried fruit of your choice-raisins, currants, craisins
  • 1/4 c
    toasted pine nuts
  • 1/4 c
    chopped cilantro
  • 1
    red bell pepper

  • 1/4 c
    lime juice
  • 1/4 c
    olive oil
  • 1 tsp
    dijon mustard
  • 2 clove
  • 1 pinch

How to Make Lime Cilantro Quinoa Salad


  1. Mix everything together.
  2. Make the dressing.
  3. Pour dressing over the salad.

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About Lime Cilantro Quinoa Salad

Course/Dish: Other Salads
Main Ingredient: Rice/Grains
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Hashtags: #Gluten #Free

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