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Sweet & Tangy Turmeric Quinoa Salad


Special Diet

Gluten-Free, Vegetarian


Side Dish

Main Ingredient





  • ½ cup Quinoa
  • ¼ teaspoon Ground turmeric
  • 2 tablespoons Raw cashews
  • 1 Broccoli head cut into small florets
  • 1 cup Red cabbage finely chopped
  • 2 tablespoons San-J Sweet & Tangy Sauce
  • ¼ teaspoon Ground cayenne pepper or crushed red pepper flakes
  • Sea salt to taste
  • Freshly ground pepper to taste
  • 1 tablespoon Coconut flakes
  • 1 teaspoon Fresh orange zest


  • Cook the quinoa according to the package directions. Add the turmeric to the cooking water and mix well.
  • Toast the coconut flakes in the oven for 5 minutes or until toasted on the edges. Remove from the oven and set aside.
  • Toast the cashews in the oven for 8-10 minutes or until golden brown. Remove from the oven and set aside.
  • Steam the broccoli in a medium pot with a steamer basket for 8-10 minutes or until the broccoli is tender and bright green.
  • In a large bowl, combine the cooked quinoa with the toasted cashews, broccoli, cabbage, San-J Sweet & Tangy Sauce, cayenne pepper, sea salt and pepper; toss to combine. Garnish with coconut flakes and orange zest and serve immediately.
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