Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 15 mins

From Sunset. Some people rinse their quinoa. I never do.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In a 1 1/2- to 2-quart pan, combine quinoa and 2 cups water.
  2. Bring to a boil on high heat, turn heat low, cover, and simmer until grain is tender to bite, 10 to 15 minutes. Let cool.
  3. Meanwhile, combine vinegar, apple juice concentrate, allspice, pepper, and garlic. Mix with cool quinoa.
  4. Core apple and cut in 1/4-inch cubes. Mix apple, carrot, onion, and mint with quinoa.
  5. Mound salad on a lettuce-lined platter. Add salt to taste.

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