Quinoa is an ancient grain that is a complete protein and has a deliciously nutty flavour. This salad offers all the nutrients you need for a meal on its own or as a side dish to whatever else you are cooking.
45ml olive oil
30ml lemon juice
375ml quinoa, cooked according to the packet instructions
250ml tightly packed sun-dried tomatoes, chopped
half a red onion, finely chopped
125ml feta cheese, crumbed
1 apple, chopped into small cubes
a small bunch of chives or any other soft, fresh herbs, chopped
Whisk the olive oil and lemon juice together and set aside.
Add all the other ingredients to a bowl and mix through.
Drizzle the olive oil mixture over the salad and serve.