Lime Quinoa Salad

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Lime Quinoa Salad

This wonderful salad recipe was a winner in the Summer Recipe Contest! Enjoy at your next picnic!

Serves: 10

Courtesy of Vicki Gatchell

INGREDIENTS

1 cup dry quinoa

2 cups water

1 Tablespoon honey

¼ cup Concord Foods Reconstituted Lime Juice

½ teaspoon coarse salt

3 Tablespoons olive oil

1 cup diced tart apples

1 cup finely chopped celery

1/3 cup dried cranberries

1/3 cup chopped parsley or cilantro

½ cup coarsely chopped almonds 

DIRECTIONS

1)   Boil quinoa in water until water is absorbed, around 15 minutes. Allow to cool.

2)   Whisk together honey, lime juice, salt and olive oil.

3)   To the cooled quinoa add: apples, celery, dried cranberries, parsley and almonds.

4)   Combine the lime mixture with the quinoa and refrigerate for several hours before serving.

Category: Soups & Salads