Salmon quinoa with yoghurt dressing
- 1 cup tricoloured quinoa, rinsed
- 400g mixed tomatoes, quartered or halved
- 2 x 150g packets hot smoked salmon, flaked
- 1 cup fresh flat-leaf parsley
- ½ cup small mint leaves
- 2 spring onions, thinly sliced
- 1 tablespoon dill
- 1 clove garlic, crushed
- 2 teaspoons grated lemon zest
- 1 tablespoon lemon juice
- ¹⁄³ cup bought Greek yoghurt, feta & dill salad dressing (or other gluten-free dressing of your choice)
- ¼ cup flaked almonds, toasted
1 Place quinoa and 3½ cups of water in a medium-sized saucepan. Bring to the boil. Reduce the heat to simmer and cook, covered, for 12 minutes, or until liquid is absorbed. Remove from heat and let stand, covered, for 5 minutes. Stir with a fork and transfer to a large bowl to cool.
2 Add the tomato, the salmon, parsley, mint, onion, dill, garlic, zest and juice to the quinoa; toss ingredients to combine.
3 Spoon the quinoa onto plates. Drizzle with the dressing and then sprinkle with almonds. Serve.
Nutrition Info (per serve)
Total fat 20.1g
–Saturated fat 3.5g
Dietary fibre 7.2g
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