Tag: Mint

Quinoa Tabbouleh


Quinoa is a great nutritious salad and a nice change to using Bulghur Wheat.


The secret to cooking Quinoa is to soak it in Hot water for 5 plus minutes. Then rinse in cold water until the water coming from the Quinoa is clear. Now cook as you would rice. 1 cup quinoa will expand to 3 cups when cooked.
Servings: 4 people


  • 250 ml Quinoa Mix White and Red
  • 500 ml Water
  • 3 Large Tomatoes chopped
  • 250 ml Red Pepper chopped
  • 125 ml Green Cucumber chopped
  • 125 ml Spring Onions chopped
  • 20 ml Cold Pressed Olive Oil
  • 125 ml Fresh Parsley chopped
  • 65 ml Fresh Mint chopped
  • 1 Medium Avocado chopped
  • 1 Medium Lemon Juiced


  • When the Quinoa has absorbed all the water it is ready.
  • Combine all the ingredients together with the Quinoa.
  • Garnish with some of the Parsley. Can be served hot or cold.
  • Can be served hot or cold.