A quick and light side salad bursting with wholesome flavors. Use organic ingredients whenever available.
  • Quinoa, an ancient South American grain, contains all nine essential amino acids, making it a complete plant-based protein.
  • Quinoa is naturally gluten-free.
  • The goji berry, an ancient super food, is brimming with essential minerals, amino acids and antioxidants.

Quinoa Delight

Ingredients

Salad

  • 1/2 cup pre-rinsed quinoa
  • 2 ribs celery chopped
  • 1 small carrot peeled and chopped
  • 1/3 cup pine nuts
  • 1/3 cup goji berries soaked in water for 15 minutes or until tender
  • parsley sprigs

Dressing

  • 2 tbsp lime juice
  • 1 tbsp apple cider vinegar
  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • 1/8 tsp sea salt

Servings:

4

Instructions

  1. In a one-quart pot, bring 1 cup of water to a boil. Add the quinoa, stir, cover and simmer for 15-20 minutes. Set aside to cool.
  2. Transfer the cooked quinoa to a mixing bowl, add the next four ingredients and thoroughly combine.
  3. In a cup, mix together the ingredients for the dressing, pour into the quinoa medley and thoroughly mix.
  4. Garnish with parsley sprigs and enjoy.

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