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Quinoa Salad

Prep Time30 mins
Cook Time20 mins
Course: Hauptgericht
Servings: 4 servings
Author: Natascha


  • 150 g quinoa red, white, mixed
  • 300 ml water
  • 1 cucumber
  • 2 hands full cherry tomatoes
  • 1 hand full green olives optional
  • 2 tbsp basil, chopped fresh or dried
  • 2 tbsp chives, chopped fresh or dried
  • 20 ml olive oil
  • 50 ml vinegar
  • salt and pepper


  • Rinse the quinoa through a sieve
  • Put the quinoa together with water in a sauce pan and cook it slowly until the water is absorbed and the quinoa done
  • Let it cool
  • Cut the tomatoes, cucumber and olives into small pieces and put it in a bowl
  • Prepare the dressing by mixing together some salt, pepper, vinegar and oil. Add the basil and chives
  • Pour the dressing over the vegetable mix and stir them together
  • Add the quinoa to it and stir everything together