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Indian quinoa salad

I bought an Indian spiced quinoa and chick pea salad today from the salad bar. Is there a recipe so I can make it at home?

asked by a Whole Foods Market Customer almost 5 years ago
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added almost 5 years ago

Serves 8

2 teaspoons apple cider vinegar
2 tablespoons lime juice
1/4 cup olive oil
2 teaspoons curry powder
2 teaspoons maple syrup
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 cup seedless raisins
2 teaspoons cumin seeds, toasted
2 (15-ounce) cans cooked chickpeas, rinsed and drained
1 red bell pepper, cored, seeded and chopped
2/3 cup finely chopped red onion
1/2 cup cilantro or parsley, chopped
8 cups mixed greens
4 cups pita chips (optional)

Mix liquids, salt, and curry powder together, then add to other ingredients. Serve immediately or allow to macerate for several hours

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added almost 5 years ago

PattieO, if you'd like the exact recipe for the salad, someone in Customer Service or Prepared Foods would be able to share it with you -- just stop by either department when you're in the store next.

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added almost 5 years ago


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pierino is a trusted source on General Cooking and Tough Love.

added almost 5 years ago

I'm kind of curious about the appelation "Indian". India as in the subcontinent? Quinoa actually comes from Bolivia, where of course there are "Indians". Rather far though, from Indian south asian spices.

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