Strawberry Quinoa Salad with Poppyseed Yogurt Dressing

Strawberry Quinoa Salad with Poppyseed Yogurt Dressing

Nothing quite marks the beginning of summer like fresh strawberries cropping up at your local market. While they are easy to eat on their own, they are delicious when added to a meal. This strawberry quinoa salad is a perfect example. It’s easy to put together and is made with a sweet and tart poppyseed dressing that you’ll love. If you’re on the lookout for an easy side for a potluck or a cookout, you won’t regret this quinoa salad with strawberries. For a full meal, try adding grilled salmon, chicken, or shrimp.

Strawberry Quinoa Salad with Poppyseed Yogurt Dressing

Strawberry Quinoa Salad with Poppyseed Yogurt Dressing

Yields: 4 servings | Serving Size: 1/2 cup|Calories: 230| Total Fat: 6 g | Saturated Fat: 1 g | Trans Fat: 0 g | Cholesterol: 1 mg | Sodium: 128 mg | Carbohydrates: 35 g | Dietary Fiber: 5 g | Sugars: 7 g | Protein: 10 g | SmartPoints: 7

Ingredients

    Salad:
  • 2 cups cooked quinoa
  • 1 cup hulled and sliced strawberries
  • 1/4 cup chopped, toasted almonds
  • 1 tablespoon chopped mint leaves
  • Dressing:
  • 1/2 cup plain Greek yogurt
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice
  • 1 tablespoon honey
  • 1 teaspoon poppyseeds
  • 1/4 teaspoon sea salt

Directions

Combine the salad ingredients in a large bowl and toss well.

Combine the dressing ingredients in a jar and shake until well combined. Toss the dressing with the salad just before serving. Serve chilled or at room temperature.

http://skinnyms.com/strawberry-quinoa-salad-with-poppyseed-yogurt-dressing-recipe/

Check out our Facebook page and follow us on Pinterest for tasty recipes, clean eating tips, and healthy lifestyle resources.

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.