Lemon Quinoa Veggie Salad

If you prefer to use fresh veggies, any kind will do. Steamed broccoli or fresh tomatoes would work well.

Serves: 4Hands-on: 15 minutesTotal: 35 minutesDifficulty: Easy


Serves: 4

Ingredients

  • 4 cups vegetable broth
  • 1 1⁄2 cups quinoa
  • 1 cup frozen mixed vegetables, thawed
  • 1⁄4 cup lemon juice
  • 1⁄4 cup olive oil
  • 1 tsp. garlic powder
  • 1⁄2 tsp. sea salt
  • 1⁄4 tsp. ground black pepper

Directions

  • In a large pot, bring vegetable broth to a boil. Add quinoa, cover, and simmer for 15 to 20 minutes, stirring occasionally, until liquid is absorbed and quinoa is cooked. Add mixed veggies and stir to combine.
  • Remove from heat and combine with remaining ingredients. Serve warm or cold.