5 from 3 votes
Fiesta Quinoa Salad in 3 bowls
Fiesta Quinoa Salad
Prep Time
20 mins
Cook Time
20 mins
 

Refreshing, delicious and EASY vegan quinoa salad with simple olive oil and fresh lime dressing

Course: Salad, Side Dish
Cuisine: American
Keyword: quinoa salad
Servings: 6
Calories: 307 kcal
Author: Archana Mundhe
Ingredients
  • 2 cups cooked quinoa
  • 1 can black beans rinsed and drained
  • 1 cup frozen sweet corn thawed
  • 1 cup grape tomatoes cut into small pieces
  • 2 persian cucumbers peeled and diced
  • 1 or 2 JalapeƱos diced
  • 1 medium red onion diced
  • 1 red Bell Pepper diced
  • 1 semi ripe mango peeled and diced
  • 1 avocado diced
  • 1/2 cup cilantro chopped
Dressing
  • 1/3 cup extra virgin olive oil
  • 2 teaspoons kosher salt
  • 2 limes juiced
  • black pepper or paprika to taste
Instructions
  1. In a large bowl add the main ingredients.
  2. In a small bowl, whisk together olive oil, salt, lime juice and black pepper or paprika.

  3. Pour the dressing over the salald and mix everything together to evenly coat the salad with the dressing.

  4. Enjoy at room temperature or chilled in the refrigerator. Refrigerated Fiesta Quinoa salad can be enjoyed for 2 to 3 days, so ahead make a big batch today!

Recipe Video

Nutrition Facts
Fiesta Quinoa Salad
Amount Per Serving
Calories 307 Calories from Fat 171
% Daily Value*
Fat 19g29%
Saturated Fat 3g19%
Sodium 873mg38%
Potassium 631mg18%
Carbohydrates 33g11%
Fiber 7g29%
Sugar 9g10%
Protein 6g12%
Vitamin A 825IU17%
Vitamin C 32.4mg39%
Calcium 48mg5%
Iron 1.8mg10%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.