Quicken and Red Quinoa Salad - Yummy Warm or Cold

Chicken and Red Quinoa Salad Recipe

Looking for a healthy recipe easy enough for the kids to help make? Try this easy Chicken & Red Quinoa Salad - delicious hot or cold!
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 25 minutes
Servings 4 people


  • 1 cup red quinoa (prepared according to package directions)
  • 1 apple(s) (chopped)
  • 1/2 cup fresh corn kernels
  • 2 cups torn kale leaves
  • 1 Tablespoon minced garlic
  • 1 chicken breast(s) (diced)
  • 2 Tablespoons coconut oil
  • salt (to taste)


  • Heat oil in a frying pan over medium heat.
  • Add garlic, corn, kale, and apple to the pan. Saute over medium heat until kale is wilted and apple and corn are lightly browned. Remove from pan and set aside
  • Add chicken to pan and saute until cooked through (to an internal temperature of 165 degrees Fahrenheit).
  • Combine prepared Red Quinoa, vegetable/fruit mixture, and chicken in a serving bowl.
  • Add salt to taste before serving.