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Cucumber Quinoa Salad

This fresh and simple Cucumber Quinoa Salad is a great side dish to any meal.
Prep Time 15 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes


For the dressing:

  • 1/3 cup olive oil
  • 3 tablespoons lemon juice
  • 2 cloves garlic minced
  • Kosher salt and black pepper to taste

For the quinoa salad:

  • 2 cups cooked Simple Truth Quinoa at room temperature or chilled
  • 1 15 oz can Simple Truth Chickpeas
  • 1 hothouse cucumber chopped
  • 1/2 red onion thinly sliced
  • 1/4 cup chopped Italian parsley
  • 1/4 cup chopped Simple Truth mint
  • 2 tablespoons chopped Simple Truth fresh dill
  • 1/3 cup Private Selection crumbled feta cheese
  • Kosher salt and black pepper to taste


  1. To make the dressing, combine the olive oil, lemon juice, garlic, salt, and pepper in a small bowl or jar. Whisk until well combined.
  2. Place the cooked quinoa in a large bowl. Add the chickpeas, cucumber, red onion, parsley, mint, dill, and feta cheese. Drizzle in the lemon dressing and stir until combined. Season with salt and pepper, to taste. Serve.
  3. Note-follow the package instructions to cook the quinoa.