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Gluten free Quinoa Cranberry-Mint Salad Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Barbara Nelson

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 cup Quinoa
¼ teas saffron threads, crumbled (optional)
⅓ cup dried cranberries, chopped
2 teas grated orange zest
3Tbs orange juice
3Tbs olive oil
2 Tbs fresh mint, minced
¼ teas salt
¼ teas black pepper
Fresh mint sprigs for garnish

Directions:
Directions:
Wash Quinoa in cold water, gently rubbing with your fingers, strain in a fine sieve. In medium saucepan, bring to a boil 2 cups water, add quinoa add saffron. Return to a boil, cover and simmer for 12 min. or until water is absorbed. Fluff with fork, stir in cranberries. Let stand covered for 5 min. In small bowl, whisk together olive oil, orange juice, orange zest, mint, salt, and pepper. Set aside.
Stir in orange mixture; place in a serving bowl, garnish with remaining mint. Serve hot, room temp., or cold.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
2-4
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
25 min.
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
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