Red quinoa salad

Serves:4

Ingredients

  • 1 tsp Chipotle seasoning
  • 1/2 Mediterranean Cucumber, seeded and diced
  • 1/2 cup of each Red and orange sweet peppers, cored, seeded and diced
  • 200 g Red quinoa, rinsed
  • 1 x 400 g tin Canned chickpeas, drained
  • 6 garlic cloves, roughly chopped
  • 1/2 tsp ground cumin
  • a drizzle honey
  • 4 limes,finely grated zest
  • organic olive oil, for drizzling
  • 1 avocado, peeled and halved
  • A handful torn fresh mint leaves
  • 1/2 red onion, sliced
  • 2 spring onions, sliced for serving
  • 500 ml water

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Cooking Instructions

  1. For the salad, place the quinoa and water into a large pot and bring to the boil.
  2. Reduce the heat to low, cover and simmer for about 15 to 20 minutes until all the water is absorbed.
  3. Remove from the heat and fluff the quinoa with a fork. Set aside and allow to cool completely.
  4. In a large bowl, combine the cooled quinoa with the chickpeas, red and orange sweet peppers, spring onion, cucumber and mint leaves.
  5. For the dressing, combine the olive oil, lime juice, honey, cumin, garlic and chipotle seasoning and mix well.
  6. Toss the salad with the dressing and serve with the avocado halves. 

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What to buy

Product Name
 
 
Qty
Price
Chipotle Seasoning 50g
Product Code:
6009189768446
1 
R 0
 
Mediterranean Cucumber
Product Code:
20179045
1 
R 0
 
Tricolore Peppers 250g
Product Code:
20170622
1 
R 0
 
Red Quinoa 500g
Product Code:
6009184245645
1 
R 0
 
Chickpeas in Brine 400g
Product Code:
20181673
1 
R 0
 
Giant Clove Garlic
Product Code:
20149567
1 
R 0
 
Ground Cumin 50g
Product Code:
20169794
1 
R 0
 
Fynbos Honey 500g
Product Code:
20033347
1 
R 0
 
Seedless Limes 500g
Product Code:
20205065
1 
R 0
 
R 0
 
Ripe & Ready Large Avocado
Product Code:
6009173167866
1 
R 0
 
Fresh Mint 20g
Product Code:
20115982
1 
R 0
 
Red Onions 1Kg
Product Code:
20127824
1 
R 0
 
Spring Onions Min 100g
Product Code:
20004231
1 
R 0