Disney Recipe: Quinoa Salad from Disney’s Animal Kingdom

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Quinoa Salad

If you are looking to bring some of the delicious flavors from Disney into your own home, you’re in luck.

Walt Disney World Resort has just recently added several new plant-based options and vegan options to their menu — Including this delicious Quinoa Salad from Kusafiri Coffee Shop and Bakery Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park.

Even if you aren’t on a plant-based diet, you should try this quinoa salad. Boasting with delicious flavors, this quinoa salad is healthy and makes for the perfect lunch of dinnertime side.

Follow this recipe to easily recreate this Disney dish.

Related: Disney Shares Recipe For Cookie Fries To Make At Home (Plus, They’re Plant-Based!)

Quinoa Salad
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Ingredients

  • 1 cup red quinoa
  • 1/2 cup white quinoa
  • 3 cups water
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1 cup golden raisins
  • 1/2 cup finely chopped dried apricots
  • 1/2 cup finely chopped red onion
  • 1 cup chopped cucumber
  • 1/2 cup chopped mint
  • 3 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
  • 1/4 cup extra virgin olive oil
  • Salt and pepper, to taste

Directions

  1. Combine water and quinoa in medium saucepan. Bring to boil over high heat. Cover and reduce heat to low. Cook for 15 minutes, until liquid is absorbed.
  2. Cool quinoa in refrigerator for at least 4 hours.
  3. Place cooled quinoa in large mixing bowl. Add raisins, dried apricots, chopped red onion, cucumber, mint, lemon juice, and olive oil and stir to combine.
  4. Season with salt and pepper, to taste.
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