Apple Quinoa Salad with Celery

Apple Quinoa Salad with Celery

The Apple Quinoa Salad with Celery is vibrant and light. The tastes mix well together. It is served cold, but it is a little bit hot.

Apple Quinoa Salad with Celery

Apple Quinoa Salad with Celery and Chives

My favorite quinoa salad. Simple and delicious.
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 15 minutes
Course: Salad
Cuisine: American
Keyword: apple, celery, quinoa
Servings: 4 people
Author: Myreille


  • 1 cup quinoa any color
  • 1 cup celery thinly sliced
  • ½ cup chives chopped
  • 2 cups apples diced

For the dressing

  • 2 tablespoons olive oil extra-virgin olive oil or walnut oil
  • 1 tablespoon honey
  • 1 tablespoon balsamic vinegar
  • 1 tablespoon pomegranate molasses
  • pinch of crushed chilli
  • pinch of salt


  • Cook the quinoa and let it cool.
  • In a salad bowl whisk the olive oil, the honey, the balsamic vinegar, the pomegranate molasses, the crushed chili and salt.
  • Add the quinoa, the apples, the celery and the chives.
  • Stir it well and serve.


How to Cook Perfect Quinoa?

1/2 cup quinoa and 3 cups water
  1. In a saucepan pour the water and bring to a boil.
  2. Rinse the quinoa.
  3. Put the quinoa in a saucepan.
  4. Cook the quinoa for 15 minutes.
  5. Drain, refresh under running water and set aside to dry well.