Warm Quinoa Salad with Zucchini Noodles

Warm Quinoa Salad with Zucchini Noodles

 

Warm Quinoa Salad with Zucchini Noodles

Prep Time25 mins
Total Time25 mins
Course: Main Course
Keyword: Quinoa Salad, Zucchini noodles
Servings: 2

Ingredients

  • 1 medium zucchini
  • 1 can 7.75 ounces, Chickpeas
  • 1 cup cabbage shredded
  • 1 cup bell pepper sliced
  • 2 scallions thinly sliced
  • 1/4 cup cilantro chopped
  • 1 cup quinoa cooked
  • 1/4 cup dry roasted peanuts

Sauce

  • 2-3 tbsp creamy almond butter
  • tsp sriracha sauce or asian hot sauce of choice
  • 1/4 tsp ground ginger
  • Water as needed to thin the sauce

Instructions

  • Slice the ends off the zucchini and secure it to your spiralizer
  • Spiralize the zucchini into long noodles and transfer to a large bowl
  • Thinly, slice cabbage and pepper
  • Add that to the bowl with the zucchini noodles, along with the scallions, cilantro, quinoa, Chickpeas and peanuts
  • In a small bowl, whisk together dressing ingredients
  • Add water, 1 tablespoon at a time, until it's thin enough to pour
  • Pour dressing over the vegetables and toss to coat
  • Transfer to two bowls and sprinkle with a bit more peanuts and cilantro