Veggie Quinoa Salad

what you'll need

2 cups cooked quinoa
1 small yellow pepper
1 cucumber
1 cup spinach
1/4 of red onion chopped
1/4 cup slivered almonds
2 tbsp EVOO
1 tbsp fresh lemon juice
1/4 tsp garlic powder
1/4 tsp sea salt

directions

  • cook quinoa according to package (i use my handy dandy rice cooker)
  • wash + chop yellow pepper
  • peel, wash, slice + chop cucumber
  • peel + chop red onion
  • in a large bowl place quinoa, chopped pepper, onion, cucumber, spinach + almonds
  • for dressing - in a bowl place 2 tbsp EVOO, 1 tbsp fresh lemon juice, garlic + sea salt
  • combine dressing over quinoa salad -mix well