Mediterranean Quinoa Salad

15 mins Serves 6 A light and fresh quinoa salad made with tomatoes, our Reduced Sodium Pimiento Stuffed Manzanilla Olives and tossed with a lemon vinaigrette. This dish is great served warm or cold, all year round! #STARFineFoods Ingredients: 1 cup uncooked quinoa 2 cups chicken stock 8 oz grape tomatoes, halved 1 (7 oz) jar STAR Reduced Sodium Pimiento Stuffed Manzanilla Olives, chopped 1/2 cup red onion, chopped 1/2 cup parsley, chopped 1/3 cup STAR Extra Virgin Olive Oil 1 lemon, juiced 1 tsp fresh thyme 1 tsp salt 1/2 tsp black pepper Instructions:

Rinse quinoa until the water runs clear. In a sauce pan combine chicken stock and quinoa. Bring to a boil, reduce heat, cover and cook for 15 minutes.

Meanwhile whisk together olive oil, lemon juice, thyme, salt and pepper until well combined.

Once cooked mix together quinoa, tomatoes, green olives, red onion, and parsley.

Pour vinaigrette over quinoa mixture, and mix well.

Cover and store in the fridge until ready to serve.

Mediterranean Quinoa Salad

A light and fresh quinoa salad made with tomatoes, our Reduced Sodium Pimiento Stuffed Manzanilla Olives and tossed with a lemon vinaigrette. This dish is great served warm or cold, all year round! #STARFineFoods

Extra Virgin Olive Oil

Made of fresh pressed olives with a rich fruity taste and peppery finish. There is no finer olive oil to use with your freshest foods and in recipes where its deliciously robust flavor will enhance the overall taste of your dish.

NAOOA Seal STAR is a long standing member of the NAOOA. STAR’s Extra Virgin Olive Oil bears the NAOOA seal and has been tested to meet or exceed the International Olive Council’s worldwide olive oil industry standards for quality and authenticity.

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Specialty Stuffed Olives

A gourmet treat, these green olives are stuffed with a variety of flavors. Perfect for snacking, salads, pasta or garnishing a cocktail.

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Ingredients

Instructions

1

Rinse quinoa until the water runs clear. In a sauce pan combine chicken stock and quinoa. Bring to a boil, reduce heat, cover and cook for 15 minutes.

2

Meanwhile whisk together olive oil, lemon juice, thyme, salt and pepper until well combined.

3

Once cooked mix together quinoa, tomatoes, green olives, red onion, and parsley.

4

Pour vinaigrette over quinoa mixture, and mix well.

5

Cover and store in the fridge until ready to serve.

1

Rinse quinoa until the water runs clear. In a sauce pan combine chicken stock and quinoa. Bring to a boil, reduce heat, cover and cook for 15 minutes.

2

Meanwhile whisk together olive oil, lemon juice, thyme, salt and pepper until well combined.

3

Once cooked mix together quinoa, tomatoes, green olives, red onion, and parsley.

4

Pour vinaigrette over quinoa mixture, and mix well.

5

Cover and store in the fridge until ready to serve.

Recipe developed by: http://www.dinnersdishesanddesserts.com

Prep Time: 10 minutes

Cook Time: 15 mins

Total Time: 25 mins

Serves: 6

In This Recipe

Extra Virgin Olive Oil

Made of fresh pressed olives with a rich fruity taste and peppery finish. There is no finer olive oil to use with your freshest foods and in recipes where its deliciously robust flavor will enhance the overall taste of your dish.

NAOOA Seal STAR is a long standing member of the NAOOA. STAR’s Extra Virgin Olive Oil bears the NAOOA seal and has been tested to meet or exceed the International Olive Council’s worldwide olive oil industry standards for quality and authenticity.

Learn More Buy Now

Specialty Stuffed Olives

A gourmet treat, these green olives are stuffed with a variety of flavors. Perfect for snacking, salads, pasta or garnishing a cocktail.

Learn More Buy Now

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