Quinoa salad with zucchini, mint, and pistachios.

  1. Bring water, quinoa and salt to boil
  2. Reduce heat, cover and simmer until quiona is tender, about 15 minutes
  3. Transfer to large bowl and fluff with fork, let cool
  1. Heat oil in large skillet over medium-high
  2. Add zucchini
    1. cook zucchini, stirring occasionally, until tender and golden, about 7 minutes
  3. Add garlic
    1. cook garlic until fragrant, not brown, about 30 seconds
    2. season with salt and pepper and add to quinoa
  1. Stir in scallions, pistachios, lemon zest and juice, and mint.
  1. Season with salt and pepper to taste
  1. Enjoy!
  1. Quinoa is good for you, just eat it
Quinoa
An ancient seed or grain, that is nutritious and gluten-free!
Zucchini
A type of squash, green in color and disgusting when not cooked.
Mint
A general term for an aromatic plant, with several varities used as culinary herbs.