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Avocado Quinoa Salad

by Christina Cherrier – Updated Jul 5, 2020
Avocado Quinoa Salad
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A light avocado quinoa salad, bright dish perfect for late summer nights. This quinoa and avocado salad is tossed in a honey-lemon vinaigrette, topped with chopped almonds for a nice touch of crunch. Super healthy and loaded with tons of fresh flavor!

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Ingredients list for the Avocado Quinoa Salad

Serves 2:

  • 1 cup cold cooked quinoa
  • 1 avocado, seeded, diced
  • 1 cup cherry or grape tomatoes, halved
  • A few basil leaves, chopped
  • A handful cilantro leaves, chopped
  • 3 to 4 tablespoons finely chopped almonds

The dressing

  • 1/4 cup tablespoon olive oil
  • 1/4 cup lemon juice (about 1 or 2 lemon)
  • 1 tablespoon honey
  • Salt, to taste

Quinoa and Avocado Salad recipePhoto credit: © Eatwell101.com

quinoa salad recipePhoto credit: © Eatwell101.com

avocado salad recipePhoto credit: © Eatwell101.com

Directions

1. Toss quinoa, avocado, cucumber, tomato, basil, cilantro and chopped almonds in a large salad bowl.

2. In a small bowl, add lemon juice, olive oil, honey and salt and mix everything well. Pour over the salad and toss to mix well.

3. Adjust seasoning with salt if needed, and serve chilled or at room temperature.

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