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Versatile Fruity Quinoa Salad Recipe

Yields3 Servings

Quinoa is not just for savory dishes! This fruity quinoa salad makes a great breakfast, snack, or side dish. The fresh mint takes it to the next level! (Photo by Nina Gelbke of Naturally Nina)


 1 cup Quinoa, dry
 1 cup Blueberries
 1 cup Strawberries, diced
 1 cup Mangos, diced
 1 cup Kiwis, diced
 2 Oranges, juiced
 1 tbsp Balsamic vinegar
 1 tbsp Lime juice
 0.25 cup Fresh mint, chopped
 0.50 cup Green onion, chopped

Cook quinoa according to package instructions.


While quinoa is cooking, rinse and prepare blueberries, strawberries, mangos, and kiwi.


Combine orange juice, balsamic vinegar, and lime.


When quinoa is done cooking and has cooled, transfer to a large bowl and add fruit. Pour juice mixture over top and toss well.


Top with fresh mint and green onion.

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size 2 cups

Servings 3

Amount Per Serving
Calories 366
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 4.4g7%
Total Carbohydrate 74.5g25%

Dietary Fiber 10.0g40%
Protein 10.5g21%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily value may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.