Bean Salad Quinoa

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Bean Salad QuinoaRecipe
Photo: Jason Wallis; Styling: Cindy Barr


We love the color and texture of red quinoa, but regular quinoa also works well.
Serves 4 (serving size: about 1 cup)


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1 2/3 cups water
1 cup red quinoa
1/4 cup minced red onion
4 teaspoons red wine vinegar
1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil
1/4 teaspoon kosher salt
1 (15-ounce) can unsalted cannellini beans, rinsed and drained
2 plum tomatoes, diced


1. Bring 1 2/3 cups water and quinoa to a boil in a medium saucepan. Reduce heat to low, and simmer 12 minutes or until quinoa is tender; drain. Add onion, vinegar, olive oil, kosher salt, cannellini beans, and tomatoes, stirring to combine.

Created date

January 2014

Nutritional Information

Calories 243
Fat 6.4 g
Satfat 0.5 g
Sodium 150 mg