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Here is  how to make a good summer Quinoa salad,  have to say ever since I tasted the salad in Costco have been waiting to try it out and it came out just as good.

Quinoa Salad (Shanks2Sorbets.com)

Cooking Time: 30 mins

Serving: 3


1. White Quinoa 1.5 cups

2. Cucumber

3. Parsley

4. Cilantro

5. Lime

6. Roma Tomato

6. Serrano pepper (Green Chilly) (1)


Step 1: Wash Quinoa in a strainer until the water runs clear

Step 2: Add 3 cups water for 1.5 cups Quinoa. Cover the pan and cook for 15 minutes until the Quinoa has a clear center and an outer ring. Drain out excess water.

Step 3: Add chopped Cucumber, tomato, parsley, cilantro, pepper, lime juice and salt.

What is Quinoa:

A super grain with lots of protein and other nutritional benefits. Read more /  Nutrition

Where to buy Quinoa:

I buy mine from Whole Foods, they have all kinds. I buy White  pre-washed Quinoa.

Quinoa Salad (Shanks2Sorbets.com)