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Detox Quinoa Salad with Turmeric Tahini Dressing

Need help staying on the right track? Make this Detox Quinoa Salad with Turmeric Tahini and eating healthy will be easy. Filled with seasonal greens and topped with a delicious creamy tahini dressing. Clean eating at its best! {gluten free, whole30, paleo, vegan}
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Course: Salad
Cuisine: American
Diet: Gluten Free
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 25 minutes
Total Time: 35 minutes
Servings: 6
Calories: 357kcal
Author: Karen Kelly

Ingredients

  • 1 cup quinoa
  • 1 package mache greens 3.5 oz
  • 4 scallions chopped
  • 2 small apples chopped
  • 1 cup pistachios
  • For Dressing:
  • 3 tablespoon well-stirred tahini
  • 3 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1 lemon juiced
  • ¼ teaspoon turmeric
  • 2 - 3 tablespoon water to thin out
  • salt and pepper to taste

Instructions

  • Bring 2 cups salted water to a boil. Add 1 cup quinoa and return to a boil, stir. Cover with a tight-fitting lid, reduce heat to medium and simmer for about 12 minutes or until liquid is absorbed. Or you can use a rice cooker.
  • Remove from heat, fluff with a fork and let stand for a few minutes with the lid on.
  • Add all salad ingredients into a large bowl and toss gently.
  • Make dressing. In a jar add all dressing ingredients and shake well. Adjust water to desired consistency. I used 3 tablespoon water.
  • Dress right before serving.

Nutrition

Calories: 357kcal | Carbohydrates: 35g | Protein: 9g | Fat: 20g | Saturated Fat: 2g | Sodium: 10mg | Potassium: 491mg | Fiber: 6g | Sugar: 8g | Vitamin A: 210IU | Vitamin C: 5.8mg | Calcium: 55mg | Iron: 2.6mg
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