Quinoa mediterranean chicken salad

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Wanted to make a quinoa salad to bring to a picnic tomorrow.

I looked what I had in the fridge and this is what I came up with. Of course had to try it and JUST delicious. You can be creative with this salad and add anything you have or that sounds good together.

Ingredients

1 cup of Quinoa

2 cups of water

salt & pepper

asparagus

orange and red small peppers

chicken (from rotisserie chicken or home cooked)

feta cheese

parsley

kalamata olives

French Vinaigrette

How to make the Salad

Cook 1 cup of Quinoa in 2 cups of water until all water is gone. Cool- DSC04721

Wash a bunch of asparagus- cut the ends that are hard. Put on it some Extra Virgin Olive oil, salt and pepper and broil until just cooked. Cool.DSC04725

To assemble the salad add all ingredients and mix. DSC04723Add French vinaigrette at the end to taste.

Bon appétit.

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