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Quinoa Salad

Choose whole grain products! Even just one serving can have huge benefits on your overall health – so imagine how your body will feel if you make whole grains a regular part of your diet!

Try incorporating quinoa, brown rice, whole grain breads and cereals, popcorn, or bulgur into your diet! Studies have shown incorporating these foods into your diet helps reduce the risk of health issues such as stroke, type 2 diabetes, heart disease, and asthma. Other benefits include a lower risk of some cancers, healthier arteries and blood pressure, improved weight maintenance, and even better dental health.

Try whole grains today with this delicious Quinoa Salad recipe:

Ingredients 

- 1 cup quinoa   
½ red onion 
- 2 cups water 
½ cup crumbled feta
- 2 sticks of celery        
2-3 Roma tomatoes, de-seeded
- 1 apple 
Olive oil
2 carrots
Sea Salt

Directions
  1. Place quinoa and water in a pot; bring to boil 
  2. Boil for 10 minutes then drain any excess water
  3. Finely chop all the vegetables and combine everything in a bowl
  4. Dress with olive oil and sea salt
  5. Enjoy!