Quinoa Lentil Salad

A quick and easy vegetarian salad made with quinoa, lentils and fresh herbs. Ready in 30 minutes, this is the perfect side dish or light lunch.


-Red onion  - Feta cheese - Kalamata olives - Lemon vinaigrette - Fresh mint leaves Quinoa

Cook quinoa and lentils


Place quinoa, lentils, cooking liquid, and salt in a medium saucepan and put the lid on. Cook until fluffy.

Make the dressing

Make the vinaigrette by whisking together all the ingredients in a bowl or mason jar until emulsified. –



Add the rest of the ingredients; olives, red onion, mint, and feta cheese into the bowl. Drizzle the salad with the dressing.


Toss and serve


Add sliced red onions & toss! Taste for seasoning and add more if necessary. Enjoy right away or store it in meal prep containers to serve throughout the week.

Be sure to check out the blog post for ingredient substitutions, helpful tips, and storage instructions.

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