Easy Sesame Quinoa Salad Recipe

Easy Sesame Quinoa Salad Recipe

How To Make Easy Sesame Quinoa Salad

Savor the bright flavors of this quinoa salad tossed with red cabbage, carrots, and toasted almonds in a sesame honey vinaigrette.

Preparation: 10 minutes
Total: 10 minutes



For the Slaw:

  • 16ozred cabbage,(1 bag), shredded, or about 4 cups shredded cabbage
  • 2cupsquinoa,cooked
  • 2cupscarrots,shredded
  • cupgreen onions,thinly sliced
  • ½cupslivered or sliced almonds,toasted
  • 2tbspsesame seeds

For the Sesame Honey Vinaigrette:

  • cupvegetable oil,or any cooking oil
  • 3tbsprice wine vinegar
  • 1tbsphoney,or agave, to make this vegan
  • 1tspsoy sauce
  • tspsesame oil
  • pinchsalt and black pepper


  1. Toss all ingredients together until combined. Serve immediately, or refrigerate in a sealed container for up to 1 day.

  2. Whisk all ingredients together until combined.


  • Calories: 329.04kcal
  • Fat: 16.17g
  • Saturated Fat: 1.33g
  • Trans Fat: 0.07g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 9.69g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 4.32g
  • Carbohydrates: 39.26g
  • Fiber: 6.36g
  • Sugar: 6.23g
  • Protein: 8.98g
  • Sodium: 383.25mg
  • Calcium: 102.04mg
  • Potassium: 561.30mg
  • Iron: 3.22mg
  • Vitamin A: 291.15µg
  • Vitamin C: 35.70mg
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