Warm Quinoa Salad With Shrimp and Asparagus

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READY IN: 50mins
SERVES: 4
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

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DIRECTIONS

  • In a saucepan, heat the olive oil over medium heat, and sauté the garlic and onion for 3 minutes.
  • Add the sun-dried tomatoes, and continue to sauté for 1 more minute.
  • Add the vegetable stock, white wine, lemon juice, lemon zest, pepper and salt, and bring it to a boil.
  • Stir in the quinoa, and simmer on a low heat with the saucepan covered for about 20 minutes, or until the quinoa is almost tender to the bite.
  • Add the shrimp to the saucepan on top of the quinoa and simmer for 3 more minutes.
  • Add the asparagus and peas on top of the shrimp and simmer for 3 more minutes.
  • Top the dish with the roasted cashew pieces, scallions, and chopped parsley. Season to taste with the salt and pepper.
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