Quinoa Salmon & Herbs Salad

Quinoa Salmon & Herbs Salad

Quinoa Salmon & Herbs Salad

Quinoa Salmon & Herbs Salad

Quinoa Salmon & Herbs Salad is made with quinoa, oven roasted flaky salmon, herbs, roquette lettuce, herbs and lemon dressing. A superbly healthy, rich and yet delicious salad with the robust flavour and fishy taste of salmon is balanced with herbs such as dill, chives, parsley,etc.

Quinoa Salmon & Herbs Salad

I have pan seared the salmon first and then oven baked the salmon in moderate hot oven. Then the salmon was flaked and combined with quinoa, onion, cucumber, herbs and lemon dressing.

Quinoa Salmon & Herbs Salad

I can’t emphasise enough the importance herbs in our daily diet, as they are rich in Vitamin , C, K and rich source of anti-oxidants as well. So folks, try out this fabulous Quinoa Salmon & Herbs Salad recipe and let me know how it turned out for you in the comment section below.

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Quinoa Salmon & Herbs Salad Recipe..

Ingredients

  • Salmon – 500 gms
  • Quinoa – 200 gms, cooked
  • Roquette leaves or arugula
  • Parsley -1 cups
  • Chives -1 cup
  • Dill -1 cup
  • Cucumber -1 cup, sliced
  • Red onion -1 cup, sliced
  • Lemon juice -2 Tbsp
  • Extra virgin olive oil -2 Tbsp
  • Salt to taste
  • Freshly ground black peppercorns

Directions

  1. Marinate the salmon with salt and pepper.
  2. Sear the salmon on a hot skillet  on all the sides.
  3. Cook salmon in a preheated oven at 180 degree celcious for 5 minutes.
  4. Meanwhile make the dressing- combine lemon 🍋 juice and olive oil in a a bowl and season.
  5. Remove the salmon from the oven and let it cook down.
  6. Once cooled down, break the salmon and make it flaky.
  7. Combine the herbs, quinoa, onion, cucumber, salmon and dressing.
  8. Gently toss to mix everything together.
  9. Dish out and serve.
  10. Enjoy your salad.

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