This simple and colourful quinoa salad is ridiculously good for you, tasty, versatile and so simple to prepare with cherry tomatoes, fruits and herring roe. It’s perfect for potluck or anytime really!
Herring roe is in truth the milets, which is from male fish, in other words, it’s herring sperm. Leave it out if you are a vegetarian.
- Bring quinoa and water to a boil in a saucepan. Reduce heat to medium-low, cover, and simmer until quinoa is tender and water has been absorbed, about 15 minutes. Set aside to cool.
- Whisk olive oil, lime juice, cumin, salt, and chilli flakes together in a bowl.
- Combine quinoa, tomatoes, diced fruits, and green onions together in a salad bowl. Pour dressing over quinoa mixture. Toss to coat and season with salt and black pepper. Serve immediately.