Quinoa, Rocket Leaves and Chickpea Veg Salad, Buddha Bowl
by Tarla Dalal
Added to 17 cookbooks
This recipe has been viewed 22261 times
The Urban Dictionary defines a Buddha Bowl as “a bowl which is packed so full that it has a rounded belly appearance on the top much like the belly of a Buddha.”
Commonly, the term is used to describe a salad lunch that’s chock-full of healthy ingredients, including veggies, beans or lentils, and at least one whole grain. So, it becomes a complete meal that can be enjoyed for lunch or dinner .
The Quinoa, Rocket Leaves and Chickpea Veg Salad is one such Buddha Bowl which consists of healthy fat, protein and carbs .
Quinoa is a nutritious whole grain, while rocket leaves give you iron, and chickpeas has protein .
Carrots are always good to have because they have a bunch of beneficial vitamins, especially vitamin A , which does wonders for your eyes and skin.
Olive oil and pumpkin seeds not only boost the appeal of the salad, but also give you a good amount of omega-3 fatty acids . This salad is not just filling but also very attractive, in appearance, taste and mouth-feel. So, go for it today itself!
- Combine the quinoa, rocket leaves, kabuli chana, capsicum and carrot in a deep bowl.
- Just before serving, pour the dressing over it, toss it well and finally top it with pumpkin seeds and serve immediately.
Nutrient values (Abbrv) per serving
Missed out on our mailers?
Our mailers are now online!
View Mailer Archive
REGISTER NOW If you are a new user.
Or Sign In here, if you are an existing member.
If your Gmail or Facebook email id is registered with Tarladalal.com, the accounts will be merged. If the respective id is not registered, a new Tarladalal.com account will be created.
Click OK to sign out from tarladalal.
For security reasons (specially on shared computers), proceed to Google and sign out from your Google account.