Recipe: Herby Quinoa

herby quinoa recipe

Tastes of Summer with Sumac flavoured Quinoa

We haven’t had the best of summers in Scotland so cheer up with some colour and some sweet sumac.  This dish works really well with fish, esp salmon as well as lamb burgers (which we will have a recipe for next).

The quinoa makes for a lighter accompaniment than rice.

Recipe: Herby Quinoa

Ingredients

  • 200g quinoa
  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • Juice of 1 lemon
  • Zest of 1 Lemon
  • 2 spring onions trimmed and finely chopped
  • ½ cucumber, cut into small dice
  • 200g cherry tomatoes, halved
  • 1 small handful parsley leaves, finely chopped
  • 1 small handful coriander leaves, finely chopped
  • 1 small handful of mint leaves, finely chopped.
  • 1 tsp ground sumac
  • Salt and black pepper

Instructions

  1. Cook the quinoa according to the instructions on the packet.
  2. Once cooked, drain the quinoa.
  3. Add olive oil, lemon juice and zest and stir through.
  4. Add the remaining salad ingredients.
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herby quinoa recipe

herby quinoa recipe

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  • Glasgow Foodie

    Mrs Foodie aka Emma loves to snuggle with Fred and Cleo, sleep and read. Can be found with gin or a pint in hand.

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    Bobby DoTube
    I love this recipe! healthy and delicious! great pictures by the way
    • Glasgow Foodie
      Glasgow Foodie
      thank you! The sun came out for once so some healthy eating :)

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