The BEST Quinoa Chickpea Salad


Quinoa Chickpeas Tomatoes Red onion Cucumber Black olives Parsley Lemon Olive Oil Dressing

Step 1: Mix the dressing

In a small bowl or liquid measuring cup, add the fresh squeezed lemon juice, lemon zest, olive oil, garlic and seasoning. Whisk together well to combine.

Step 2: Prep the Salad Ingredients

To a large mixing bowl, add the rinsed chickpeas, cucumber, tomatoes, onion, parsley and olives. Add in the cooled quinoa. Toss all ingredients together.

Step 3: Dress the Salad

Pour on the lemon vinaigrette. Note: If you are making the salad in advance, dress the salad just before serving.

Step 4: Toss the Salad to Coat

Toss all the ingredients together to allow the dressing to coat evenly.

Step 5: Serve & Enjoy!

An amazing summer salad! Fantastic served with grilled chicken, salmon or shrimp.

Meal Prep It!

Need a tasty lunch to take to work? This quinoa chickpea salad is wonderfully healthy, and great for making in advance.

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