If you want fresh, delicious, Mediterranean-inspired food, you head to Zoës Kitchen. If you're not lucky enough to live near one of their locations, you try this scrumptious and slimming quinoa salad recipe the restaurant chain was kind enough to offer OK!. Prepare for your mouth to start watering.
Zoës Quinoa Salad
3 cups Quinoa, cooked
1 Tablespoon Chopped Oregano
1 Cup Diced Tomatoes
1 Cup of Diced Cucumbers
1/2 Cup Chopped Green Onion
1/2 Cup Celery Diced
1 1/2 cups Blanched Broccoli (cut into bite size pieces)
2 - 3 Tablespoons Lemon Vinaigrette
Juice of Half a Lemon
1 tsp Zoës Spice of Life
4 cups of Spring Mix
1 Cup Feta Cheese Crumbles
Toss all ingredients together in a mixing bowl, except the feta cheese & spring mix, and mix thoroughly.
Place about 1 cup of spring mix in the center of each plate and portion prepared quinoa over the lettuce.
Top with feta cheese crumbles.
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