Average Recipe
Prep Time
15 minutes
Wait Time
30 minutes
Cook Time
20 minutes

This simple grain salad makes a fantastic lunch or light dinner. Serve it with a fresh baby green salad tossed with toasted walnuts for a balanced meal. If you are vegan, replace the salmon and sheep's feta with either cooked chickpeas or chopped toasted walnuts.

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Spring Herb Quinoa Salad with Dandelion Greens and Peas



2 cups quinoa
3½ cups water
¼ teaspoons sea salt


cups freshly squeezed lemon juice
cups extra virgin olive oil
1 tablespoons minced fresh rosemary
1 tablespoons fresh oregano
1 tablespoons fresh thyme
1 cloves garlic peeled
½ teaspoons Herbamare


1 cups frozen peas
1 cups smoked salmon (or leftover cooked salmon)
½ cups chopped dandelion leaves
½ cups feta cheese (sheep or cow feta)
½ cups chopped fresh chives