Herbed Quinoa and Pomegranate Salad

Serves: 4 Save

Ingredients (12)

  • 1 cup quinoa
  • 1/3 cup slivered almonds
  • 1/3 cup chopped fresh mint leaves
  • 1/3 cup chopped fresh parsley leaves
  • 1/3 cup fresh pomegranate arils
  • 1/3 cup dried cranberries or raisins
  • 1/3 cup thinly sliced Kalamata olives (and/or 1/3 cup crumbled goat cheese or feta)
  • 1/4 cup olive oil
  • 1/4 cup fresh lemon juice (about two medium lemons, juiced)
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • Several twists of freshly ground black pepper

Directions

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Mojito

This Cuban classic Mojito is a refreshing mix of crisp, white rum, sparkling soda water, fresh, zesty lime and fragrant mint leaves. Balancing the rum's smooth warmth with the lime's citrusy tang and the mint's cool, herbal notes, it promises to burst a tropical bliss!

Ingredients (5)

  • 2 oz. Captain Morgan White Rum
  • 0.75 oz. Lime Juice
  • 0.75 oz. Sugar Syrup
  • 2 oz. Soda Water
  • 10 Mint Leaves