Watermelon, Strawberry, Quinoa Salad with Lemon Vinaigrette


If you’re looking for a refreshing and healthy salad that’s perfect for summertime, look no further than this delicious Watermelon, Strawberry, and Quinoa Salad with Lemon Vinaigrette. This salad is packed with flavor and nutrients, making it a great choice for anyone looking to eat well and feel good.

This recipe was created by Elisabeth Michaels @zazachef_cook.eat.repeat


4 cups watermelon, cut in small squares
2 cups strawberries, cut in coins
2 cups cucumber, cut in small squares
1 cup Ancient Harvest Harmony quinoa, cooked
Feta, optional

Lemon Vinaigrette
¼ cup fresh lemon juice
1 small garlic clove, grated
1 teaspoon Dijon mustard
¼ teaspoon sea salt, more to taste
Freshly ground black pepper
½ teaspoon maple syrup
¼ cup extra-virgin olive oil
1 teaspoon fresh basil, chopped


For the vinaigrette, mix all the ingredients except for the oil and the basil. Add the oil slowly while mixing, add the basil and taste test to see if anything is missing. Adjust if needed.

For the Salad, add all the ingredients to a bowl, mix well. Add the vinaigrette and feta if you would like. Serve immediately.