Quinoa Saladby Sakshi KhannaCreated on 20th Jul 2015

  • Quinoa Salad, How to make Quinoa Salad
Quinoa Saladby Sakshi Khanna
  • Prep Time0mins
  • Cook Time15mins
  • Serves1People
Quinoa Salad


  • 1 cup Quinoa
  • 1 small Cucumber peeled and chopped
  • 2 Tomatoes seeded and chopped
  • 1/2 Onion chopped
  • 2 tbsp chopped Parsley leaves
  • 2 tbsp Olive oil
  • 2 tsp Lemon juice


  1. Cover a deep dish half with water. Bring to a boil and add salt. Add quinoa, cover the water and simmer for 10-12 mins until quinoa is tender.
  2. Drain quinoa and rinse under cold water. Strain until all the water drains. Add cucumber, tomatoes, onions, parsley to quinoa.
  3. drizzle with olive oil and lemon juice.
  4. Mix the ingredients together.
  5. Garnish with coriander leaves. And serve.
    comment 2
    Anjana Nath 3 months ago

    Hey can you plz share the calorie intake for this dish..

    comment 2
    narjeet matharoo 9 months ago

    thx sakshi

    comment 2
    Sakshi Khanna 9 months ago

    @Bina surely! Thank you for the feedback :)

    comment 2
    Sakshi Khanna 9 months ago

    @Deepa @Narjeet Quinoa is a South American grain that is not grown in India, hence it does not have any local name :)

    comment 2
    narjeet matharoo 9 months ago

    quinoa's local name ?

    comment 2
    Deepa Pandey 9 months ago

    what is quinoa,local name?

    comment 2
    bina bedi a year ago

    Sakshi any more recipes in Quinoa will be appreciated as my daughter has it

Rate it!