Quinoa and Kale Protein Salad

By June 16, 2016Health, Recipe

Quinoa, chickpeas (garbanzo beans) and pistachios add protein and healthy fat to this simple and seasonal kale salad, making it a favorite side dish or vegetarian main meal | foodiecrush.com:

Quinoa, chickpeas (garbanzo beans) and pistachios add protein and healthy fat to this simple and seasonal kale salad, making it a favorite…

Ingredients

Vegan, Gluten free

Produce

  • 5 Clementine, oranges
  • 1 15 ounce can Garbanzo beans
  • 1 Garlic clove
  • 2 cups Kale
  • 1 tsp Mint, dried
  • 1/4 cup Mint, fresh
  • 1/3 cup Pomegranate seeds

Condiments

  • 1 tbsp Pomegranate molasses

Pasta & grains

  • 2 cups Quinoa, cooked

Baking & spices

  • 1 Black pepper, Freshly ground
  • 1 tsp Kosher salt
  • 2 tsp Sumac

Oils & vinegars

  • 3 tbsp Olive oil, extra virgin

Nuts & seeds

  • 1/3 cup Pistachios

Drinks

  • 1 tbsp Orange juice, fresh