APPLE & QUINOA SALAD (Vegan)

This hearty vegan salad is packed with protein and essential vitamins, and it’s full of flavour too!

Thanks to a generous helping of quinoa it’s filling enough for a lunch or evening meal. Enjoy it with

your favourite crusty bread.



Serves 4


INGREDIENTS


for SALAD

1 cup uncooked quinoa 1/2 cup diced celery 2 green onions, sliced 2 diced apples 1/3 cup toasted pecans, chopped 1/3 cup sultanas

for DRESSING

1 tablespoons apple cider vinegar 1 tablespoon honey or maple syrup 1 tablespoon olive oil 2 teaspoons dijon mustard 1/4 teaspoon granulated garlic Kosher salt and fresh ground black pepper to taste


INSTRUCTIONS

1. Cook the quinoa according to the package instructions adding a little salt to the water.

2. Once the quinoa is cooked let it cool to room temperature.While the quinoa cools add all of the vinaigrette ingredients to a small bowl and whisk.

3. Once the quinoa has cooled pour it into a serving bowl along with the remaining salad ingredients. Season with salt and pepper. Pour the vinaigrette over the salad and stir everything together until combined.

Serve as a side or with a bread of your choice




TRIED THIS RECIPE?


If you have made the recipe and like it, then please do share the recipe link on facebook, Twitter & Pinterest. For Instagram mention @cookwithimtiaz or Tag #cookwithimtiaz