Chicken Quinoa Salad

Orange Chicken Quinoa Salad

The quinoa makes this salad filling and nutritious.N utrient-wise, this is a perfect meal for after a workout.

Category Dinner, Lunch, Salad
Compliance Level Kickstart, Lifestyle
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 5 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Servings 1
Author Holli Lawler


  • 1 cup quinoa
  • 4 ounces shredded chicken
  • 1 orange peeled and sliced
  • 2 handfuls spinach
  • 8 cherry tomatoes
  • 1 serving baked squash or sweet potato cubed (optional)
  • Lemon juice and olive oil to taste (optional)


  1. Cook quinoa either on the stove or in microwave according to package instructions.
  2. Once quinoa is cooked and dried, then add all ingredients to a large bowl.
  3. For post-workout, add in a dollop of baked squash or sweet potato.

  4. Stir well and dish to serve.
  5. Dress with a little lemon juice and olive oil, if you like.