Quinoa Salad with Edamame


qServes 6-8

1 cup quinoa, rinsed well

1 package frozen shelled edamame

1/2 cup pinenuts, toasted

1 red and 1 yellow pepper, diced

1 red onion diced

1/2 cup dried cranberries


1/4 cup white wine vinegar

2 tablespoons Dijon mustard

2-3 tablespoons sugar

1 teaspoon Kosher salt
and pepper to taste

1/2 cup olive oil

Cook quinoa in 2 cups of boiling water for 13-15 minutes. Cook edamame in 6 cups of boiling slightly salted water for 5-6 minutes. Add edamame, pinenuts, peppers, onions and dried cranberries.

For the dressing: Whisk together white wine vinegar, Dijon mustard, sugar, kosher salt and pepper with the olive oil in a small bowl.

Pour the dressing over the salad. Toss and serve at room temperature.

By Emuna Braverman and Elizabeth Kurtz, of www.gourmetkoshercooking.com

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