Quinoa is a great base for salads, you can add almost anything to it to make a delicious accompaniment to your meal.
Combine all the below ingredients in a bowl and mix carefully.
~ 1 cup dry quinoa, boiled for 10 mins and drained
~ 1/2 large broccoli, cut into florets, blanched for 1-2 mins in boiling water and drained
~ handful of pinenuts, lightly toasted for a couple of minutes in a pan
~ 10 cherry tomatoes, quartered
~ 3 spring onions, pan fried
~ 1/2 tsp ground coriander
~ salt and pepper
~ juice of half a lemon
~ drizzle of olive oil
~ handful of mint leaves, torn