Sunday, June 25, 2017

Quinoa Chicken Salad- Mediterranean

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Yesterday we hosted a little housewarming party/BBQ and where I love a fridge full of leftovers, I get tired of eating the same thing.  So I   whipped up a simple salad with some leftovers.  Enjoy!  Share!  Love!  

Mediterranean Quinoa Chicken Salad

For the quinoa salad:

1 c quinoa

2 c water 

(Cook according to package) 

When cooked and fluffed with fork, add:

1 medium cucumber, diced 

1 large (or 3 Roma) tomato, diced

1/2 green pepper, chopped 

1/4 red onion, minced

2 tsp EVOO 

1/4 c roasted red pepper dressing 

1/2 tsp Himalayan sea salt 

1 tsp oregano 

Toss ingredients together. 

Add in 1-2 c chopped kale, or kale salad mix 

Chop 1-2 grilled, marinated chicken breasts and serve over top 

Top with 1-2 tbsp feta cheese 

Add Greek olives- optional 

Drizzle with additional tbsp of red pepper dressing per serving.  

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