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Monday, April 5, 2010

Vegan Quinoa Salad


1/4 cup Olive Oil
2 tbsp Lime Juice
1/4 tsp Salt
1/2 tsp Pepper

Combine all ingredients in a jar with tight fitting lid.
Shake and chill... reshake before dressing Salad.

1 cup Quinoa
1/2 cups Cold Water
1/2 tsp Olive Oil
pinch Salt

Cook quinoa- in a medium saucepan with tight fitting lid, combine above ingredients. Bring to a boil, reduce heat, simmer 15 minutes. Remove from heat, let stand 5 minutes. Chill.

2 small Carrots (peeled and thinly sliced)
1 cup Green Veg (celery, snap peas, snow peas, etc)
1 cup Red Pepper (chopped)
1/2 Cucumber (diced)
1/2 Walnuts (chopped)

Steam carrots and greens for 5 minutes, chill. Combine all ingredients in a large bowl, toss in dressing. Cover and chill until ready to serve.


  1. i like this and i shall make it. i've never made keenwa but i've eaten it and i like it. good recipe!

  2. please note in my next blog post that I recommended doubling the Lime.