Difficulty
Average Recipe
Prep Time
15 minutes
Cook Time
20 minutes
Servings
6

This plant protein-packed dish will keep you going during those days when you need a boost without the heaviness of a large meal. Serve this dish alone or with some baked winter squash.

Ingredients

Quinoa

2 cups quinoa
3½ cups water
¼ teaspoons sea salt

Salad

2 cups cooked black beans
1 cups chopped cilantro
5 green onions sliced
1 small jalapeño peppers seeded and finely diced
1 small red bell peppers diced

Dressing

¼ cups extra virgin olive oil
½ cups freshly squeezed lime juice
1 teaspoons ground cumin
1 teaspoons Herbamare (or sea salt)