Cilantro Lime Quinoa Salad
 
 
Ingredients
  • 1 cup quinoa
  • 2 cups water
  • ¼ cup extra virgin olive oil
  • 1½ to 2 limes juiced, to taste
  • 2 teaspoons ground cumin
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • ½ teaspoon red pepper flakes
  • 1½ cups halved cherry or grape tomatoes
  • 1 (15) ounce can black beans, drained and rinsed
  • 1 cup fresh or frozen corn thawed
  • 5 green onions, chopped
  • ¼ cup chopped cilantro
  • salt and pepper to taste
Instructions
  1. Bring water and quinoa to a boil. Cover and reduce to a simmer, about 10-15 minutes, until quinoa is tender.
  2. Mix olive oil, lime juice, cumin and 1 teaspoon salt and red pepper flakes until well combined.
  3. Combine quinoa, beans, tomatoes, onions, cilantro. Add dressing and toss to coat. May be chilled in refrigerator or serve immediately.
Recipe by Made From Pinterest at https://madefrompinterest.net/cilantro-lime-quinoa-salad/