Sesame Ginger Salmon Salad

Never skip lunch again with this quick and easy Sesame Ginger Salmon Salad made with Minute® Ready to Serve Organic Red Quinoa & Brown Rice with Garlic.

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Cooking time PREP TIME 3 mins
Servings SERVES 1
Ready in TOTAL TIME 3 mins

Ingredients

  • 1 cup Minute® Ready to Serve Organic Red Quinoa & Brown Rice with Garlic
  • 1 cup power blend coleslaw mix (Brussels sprouts, Napa cabbage, kohlrabi, broccoli, carrots and kale)
  • 1/2 pouch (5 oz) salmon, drained and flaked
  • 1/4 cup sesame ginger salad dressing
  • 2 tbsp chopped, fresh cilantro leaves
  • 2 tbsp fresh lime juice
  • 1 tbsp chopped dry roasted peanuts (optional)

Instructions

  • Take lunchtime back with this incredibly easy and delicious Sesame Ginger Salmon Salad loaded with power foods like organic quinoa and brown rice plus salmon to fuel you through your day.

    Step 1

  • Heat quinoa and rice according to package directions.

    Step 2

  • Combine quinoa and rice, slaw mix, salmon, dressing, cilantro and lime juice in a medium bowl.

    Step 3

  • Top with peanuts, if using.

Simple and Satisfying Salad

Do you find yourself reaching for whatever is easiest or fastest to eat? Even worse, do you sometimes skip meals altogether because your busy day just doesn’t leave you time to enjoy a delicious, nutritious and satisfying meal? If so, you need to try our quick and easy salads that are loaded with fresh ingredients and are ready in just minutes!

One of our favorites is this Sesame Ginger Salmon Salad made with Minute® Ready to Serve Organic Red Quinoa & Brown Rice with Garlic. Ready in just a few minutes, it’s a filling and flavor-packed meal that will help you power through your busy day. Loaded with quinoa and salmon, known power foods, it’s also incredibly tasty thanks to a perfect blend of sesame ginger salad dressing and fresh lime juice. Top it with chopped, roasted peanuts for a bit of crunch and treat yourself to a well-deserved, delicious meal!

Speed Things Up

This, and many of our salad recipes, are incredibly quick and easy to make. Still, if you know you’ve got a hectic day ahead and don’t think you’ll have more than a few minutes to eat, try preparing this dish in advance by mixing everything together except for the Minute® Ready to Serve Organic Red Quinoa & Brown Rice with Garlic. When lunchtime rolls around, all you have to do is heat the quinoa and rice in the microwave for 1 minute, add it to the rest of the ingredients that you’ve already combined and enjoy!