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glowing goddess quinoa salad

  • Author: Nyssa Tanner
  • Total Time: 25 minutes
  • Yield: 8 servings 1x


get your glowing goddess quinoa salad! a mega healthy and super simple recipe for a quinoa salad with grated beets, fresh parsley and thinly sliced green onion, all tossed together with a fresh and bright lemon + olive oil vinaigrette. vegan, vegetarian, gluten free and goddess approved!


  • 4 cups cooked red quinoa (to follow my recommendation of soaking before cooking see instructions above!)
  • 2 medium beets, peeled and grated
  • 4 green onions, thinly sliced
  • 1/2 cup chopped parsley
  • for dressing:
  • 1/3 cup fresh squeezed lemon juice
  • 1/4 cup olive oil
  • 1 tsp maple syrup
  • 2 tsp salt
  • fresh ground black pepper


  1. combine quinoa, beets, green onions and parsley in a large bowl.
  2. in a jar or in another bowl shake/whisk together lemon juice, olive oil, maple syrup, salt and pepper.
  3. pour dressing over quinoa and toss to combine.
  4. taste and add a little more salt, maple syrup or black pepper if necessary.
  5. garnish with a little extra parsley and green onions and serve, or store in the refrigerator for up to one week!
  • Prep Time: 10 mins
  • Cook Time: 15 mins
  • Category: salad
  • Cuisine: healthy, vegan, vegetarian