Live Better
 
 

Sweet Potato Medley Quinoa Recipe

With the fresh flavours of pomegranate and avocado, this colourful salad is a summery delight

Serves: 2

Ingredients

Nothing beats using your own fresh produce or materials around the house.
If you’re missing a thing or two, tick the items you need to add to your shopping list.
  • Dressing
  • Who’s doing the shopping?

    Send the shopping list straight to their inbox.

    What to do

  • 1. In a small saucepan, cook quinoa as per usual. In another saucepan, boil sweet potatoes whole, until tender.

  • 2. Whilst the quinoa and sweet potato are cooking, remove all seeds from pomegranate and set aside.

  • 3. Remove quinoa from heat and leave lid on to cool. Remove sweet potato and chop.

  • 4. In a large non-stick pan, heat coconut butter until melted. Add chopped sweet potato (both varieties) and cook until slightly brown and crunchy. Add salt and pepper here if desired.

  • 5. In a large bowl, add cooked quinoa and 1/2 of dressing and mix well. Add sweet potato and rocket, mix well, then top with avocado and pomegranate and remaining dressing.

  • Visit Natascha’s blog, cleancookingrecipes.com

    Latest Articles

    Food

    Food to wake you up

    Nutritionist Zoe Bingley-Pullin shares some breakfast ideas.

    Read more
    Food

    Thai peanut noodle salad recipe

    Creamy satay flavour and a fresh mix of veggies and noodles.

    Read more
    Food

    Iranian herb fritters recipe

    Fritters with a fresh. flavoursome twist.

    Read more
    Food

    Antipasto barbecue chicken recipe

    A deliciously easy mix, with juicy veggies, olives and feta.

    Read more
    Food

    Protein ice cream recipe

    An easy, refreshing sweet treat.

    Read more
    Food

    Mushroom Chinese stir-fry recipe

    Deliciously flavoursome with a kick of spice.

    Read more
    Food

    Should you try these gut health trends?

    Nutritionist Reece Carter explores colonics and more.

    Read more
    Food

    Thai curry pumpkin and coconut soup recipe

    A rich and creamy pumpkin soup from Smith & Deli.

    Read more
    youtubeui-checkbox-tickui-checkbox-emptyui-checkbox-crosstwitterui-checkbox-tickWellbeing and mindfulness 1Physical Health 1Positive psychology 101 1Wellbeing and mindfulness 4All about gut health 1Understanding Genetics 4Planning for Pregnancy 2During Pregnancy 3The mind-gut connection 4The mind-gut connection 1New Parents 3Page 1Group 10During Pregnancy 2Page 1Physical Health 2Planning for Pregnancy 1Positive psychology 101 1Positive psychology 101 4Planning for Pregnancy 4Understanding Genetics 1Physical Health 4Planning for Pregnancy 3Nutrition 4New Parents 1New Parents 3 CopyMovement for your mind 4Wellbeing and mindfulness 2Nutrition 2sob-icon__mind-bodysob-icon__man-with-laptopAll about gut health 2Positive psychology 101 3Positive psychology 101 2Physical Health 3Wellbeing and mindfulness 3All about gut health 3genetics-changing-what-your-givenUnderstanding Genetics 2During Pregnancy 1Movement for your mind 2Movement for your mind 1Movement for your mind 3During Pregnancy 4