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Greek Quinoa Salad

Published By Stephanie
Fresh, healthy, Mediterranean salad that provides protein, healthy carbs and healthy fats for a well-rounded salad perfect for potlucks or meal prepping.
5 from 2 votes
Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 15 mins
Total Time 25 mins
Course Salad, Side Dish
Cuisine Mediterranean
Servings 6 servings
Calories 237 kcal

Ingredients
  

  • 1 cup quinoa plain
  • 2 cups water
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1 large cucumber seeded and diced
  • 1/4 cup red onion finely diced
  • 2 roma tomatoes seeded and diced
  • 1/4 cup feta cheese crumbled
  • 1/2 cup kalamata olives quartered
  • 1 tbsp parsley chopped
  • 1 clove garlic minced
  • 2 tbsp red wine vinegar
  • 1 lemon juiced
  • 1 tsp dried oregano
  • 1/4 cup Olive Oil
  • fresh black pepper optional, to taste

Instructions
 

  • Heat two cups water to boiling. Add salt.
  • Rinse quinoa thoroughly and add to boiling water. Cook over medium heat for 15 minutes. Set aside for 5 minutes and then fluff with fork.
  • In a large bowl, combine quinoa, cucumber, onion, tomatoes, cheese, and olives.
  • In a bowl or mason jar, mix together garlic, red wine vinegar, lemon juice, oregano, olive oil and pepper. Whisk (or shake) until blended. Pour over salad and toss to combine.
  • Serve immediately or refrigerate until needed. Serve warm or cold based on your preference.

Nutrition

Serving: 180gCalories: 237kcalCarbohydrates: 23gProtein: 6gFat: 14gSaturated Fat: 3gCholesterol: 6mgSodium: 641mgPotassium: 307mgFiber: 4gSugar: 2gVitamin A: 333IUVitamin C: 15mgCalcium: 71mgIron: 2mg
Keyword Gluten-free, Greek, Healthy, Paleo, Salad, Whole 30
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