Recipe: Quinoa, Chickpea and Chargrilled Vegetables

By Angela Casley

Quinoa, chickpea and Char-grilled Vegetables. Photo / Babiche Martens
Quinoa, chickpea and Char-grilled Vegetables. Photo / Babiche Martens

Serves 4

• 1 red pepper, sliced
• 1 yellow pepper, sliced
• 1 red onion
• 1 bunch asparagus, cut in half
• 100g brussels sprouts, halved
• ¼ cup olive oil
• 1 cup quinoa, cooked
• 420g tin chickpeas, drained
• Juice of 1 lemon

Dressing: Mix together
• ½ cup greek yoghurt
• 1 Tbsp honey
• 1 Tbsp tahini
• ¼ cup chopped mint

1. Heat oven to 180C. In a baking tray place peppers, onion, asparagus and Brussels sprouts. Drizzle with oil and roast for 15-20 minutes until cooked through and golden.

2. In a large bowl place the quinoa and chickpeas and squeeze over the lemon juice. Season with salt and pepper.

3. Add roasted vegetables. Place on a platter and drizzle with yoghurt dressing.


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