Quinoa Black Bean Corn Salad | How to make Quinoa Black Bean Corn Salad

By Vardhini Koushik  |  25th Jul 2015  |  
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Quinoa Black Bean Corn Saladby Vardhini Koushik
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About Quinoa Black Bean Corn Salad Recipe

http://cooksjoy.com/blog/2015/02/quinoa-black-bean-corn-salad.html

Quinoa Black Bean Corn Salad

Ingredients to make Quinoa Black Bean Corn Salad

  • corn 2 cups
  • quinoa 3/4 cup - uncooked
  • black beans 2 cups - cooked
  • red bell pepper 1 1/4 cup - diced
  • onion 1/4 cup - chopped
  • cilantro - 1/2 cup - packed - chopped
  • carrots - 1/2 cup - thinly sliced
  • avocado 1
  • olive oil 2 tbsp
  • lemon juice 4 tbsp
  • salt to taste
  • pepper to taste

How to make Quinoa Black Bean Corn Salad

  1. Steam corn and keep aside.
  2. Cook quinoa using water in the ratio 1:2 for quinoa:water. Allow to cool a bit.
  3. Mix olive oil, lemon juice, salt and pepper to make the dressing.
  4. Take all ingredients except avocado in a bowl. Toss together with dressing.
  5. Add avocado and toss gently to combine. Serve.

Reviews for Quinoa Black Bean Corn Salad (6)

narjeet matharoo2 years ago

what is the local name of quinoa?
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Jayanth Kodikal2 years ago

Maybe you could use cucumber for avocado, but it is not the same as avocado. Also rajma, though chana could also be a substitute. Just a suggestion. Sorry, Vardhini.
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bina bedi2 years ago

Ritu what can one replace for avacado ? Black bean would be kala channa?
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Ritu Sharma2 years ago

Hi Shalini, quinoa is an alternative gluten free grain, easily available in all grocery outlets :)
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Shalini Mittal2 years ago

what is this quinoa. what is its Indian name.
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Kota Sonali2 years ago

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