Easy Green Goddess Summer Quinoa

Made with avocado, store-bought basil pesto, and yogurt, this easy green goddess dressing is sublime in this fresh quinoa salad.

Prep Time:

10 minutes

Total Time:

35 minutes

Serves:

4

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Quinoa

Instructions

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  • Prepare quinoa according to package directions. Let cool completely.

  • In blender, purée avocado, yogurt, pesto, lime juice, salt, and pepper until smooth.

  • In large bowl, toss together quinoa, spinach, cucumber, grape tomatoes, red onion, and avocado dressing until well coated. Top with toasted pecans.


Recipe Tips

Substitute arugula or kale for spinach.

Tags

Vegetarian
Lunch
Appetizer
Side Dish
Italian
31 minutes or more
Quinoa
Default Cateogory
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